19-year-old man killed in shooting on S. Gettysburg Avenue, police looking for vehicle

Miami Valley News

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) — A man is dead and another is in the hospital after a shooting late Monday night.

The Montgomery County Coroner has identified the person killed in the shooting as 19-year-old Adrian Cook.

Dayton Police said they were called to the apartments in the 800 block of S. Gettysburg Avenue around 10:15 p.m. When they arrived, they found Cook shot. He died on scene.

While police were investigating this shooting, it led them to the Shell Gas Station at the intersection of S. Gettysburg Ave and Germantown Pike, where they found another man who had been shot.

That man was taken to the hospital and has been listed in serious condition.

Dayton Police is asking for the public’s help locating a vehicle and the person(s) inside who were likely shot at during the incident.

Police said the red truck has chrome rims, a missing tailgate and a broken side window. If you have any information, call Detective Farkas at (937) 333-1177 or CrimeStoppers at (937) 222-STOP.

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Homicide investigators are working to find out what led up to these shootings.

The incident marks at least the third deadly shooting in Dayton since Sunday.

WDTN.com will update this story when more information is available.

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