DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – Police responded to a shooting near Salem Avenue Wednesday afternoon.
Police tell 2 NEWS that a 27-year-old man was taken to Grandview Medical Center after he was shot in the chest at Coin Laundry on Brumbaugh Boulevard.
The victim drove himself to a Sunoco gas station on Salem Avenue after the shooting.
Officials say he is in critical condition.
Upon 2 NEWS’ arrival, two ambulances were seen leaving the gas station, with one being escorted by a Sheriff’s deputy’s cruiser.
The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office, Dayton Police, and Harrison Township Fire and Rescue responded to the area.
Traffic seems to be moving smoothly through the area of Salem Avenue and Free Pike in spite of the police activity.