18-year-old arrested for shooting, killing Dayton woman

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DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – An 18-year-old has been arrested in connection to a fatal shooting on Millicent Avenue on November 14.

Officers responded to the scene after multiple people reported hearing gunshots in the area.

The coroner was called a short time after police arrived and later confirmed that 37-year-old La’Peetra Dawson had been shot to death.

18-year-old Jayland D. Redd was taken into custody on Tuesday morning.

He is being held in the Montgomery County Jail and faces murder charges, among others.

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