Man arrested in connection with deadly Dayton shooting

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DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – Dayton Police on Thursday arrested a man wanted in connection with a deadly shooting earlier this month.

An arrest warrant for murder was issued against Perry Thompson, 24, accused of shooting and killing his cousin, Kyron Cannady, on August 9 on Salem Avenue. Thompson was arrested in the 400 block of Patterson Road without incident and is now in the Montgomery County Jail.

Detectives also asked the public for help locating a woman Thompson was believed to be traveling with. Both were found in downtown Dayton on August 20.

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