Coroner identifies man shot to death in front of Dayton grocery store

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DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – A man died after he was shot in front of a grocery store in Dayton late Thursday morning, authorities confirm to 2 NEWS.

The shooting happened shortly after 10 am in front of a grocery store in the 1800 block of Germantown Street near James H. McGee Boulevard. Witnesses on scene say that the suspect and victim were arguing when the suspect opened fire. The victim, a man in his 30’s, died, according to Dayton Police Sgt. Creigee Coleman.

33-year-old Clarence Brown, of Dayton, was later identified as the victim.

Officials have not released details about a possible suspect. The site of the shooting is near where a person was killed early Thursday morning in a shooting that also critically injured another, although authorities don’t believe the two are related.

Anyone with information is urged to call CrimeStoppers.

2 NEWS is working to learn more and will have additional details as they become available.

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