Woman dies from injuries after Jefferson Township shooting

Miami Valley News

MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Ohio (WDTN) — The victim of a shooting in Jefferson Township has died from her injuries at an area hospital.

Montgomery County Sheriff’s deputies were called to the 4000 block of Ericson Avenue in Jefferson Township on reports of a person shot Friday afternoon.

Montgomery County Sheriff Rob Streck confirmed that the initial call came around 2:38 p.m. for a domestic violence situation, however, before crews could arrive the call was upgraded to a shooting.

Law enforcement throughout the region began looking for the suspect, Streck said that they have since located a person-of-interest and taken them into custody.

That person-of-interest has been booked into the Montgomery County Jail but has not been formally charged or identified. However, charges could be presented to the prosecutor as early as the weekend.

This is a developing story and WDTN.com will update it when new information is available.

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