Police: Fight over bottle of alcohol leads to deadly Salem Ave. shooting

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DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – A man is dead following a shooting at a Salem Avenue apartment on August 9.

Dayton Police say a fight over a bottle of alcohol escalated to a physical fight and eventually gunfire. Kyron Cannady, 24, was shot several times and later died at Miami Valley Hospital from his injuries.

Mugshot provided by Dayton Police

Police say they are now looking to speak with the victim’s cousin, Perry Thompson, who was last seen fleeing the scene in a silver Chrysler 300.

Lt. Jason Hall tells 2 NEWS that other people were present at the time of the shooting but no one else was injured.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Dayton Police at 937-333-COPS or Miami Valley Crime Stoppers at 937-222-STOP.


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