DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) — A person is dead and another is detained following a reported shooting in Dayton.
According to Montgomery County Regional Dispatch, crews were dispatched around 4:15 p.m. to the 1st block of S. Monmouth Street in Dayton. Crews were sent to the area on a reported shooting.
Dayton Police Night Watch Commander Lieutenant Jeffrey Thomas says one person is dead at the scene, while a male suspect has been detained by police for questioning. The suspect went into a house in the area, but eventually came out of the house peacefully.
Police believe the incident seemed to be an argument, but are still investigating. Thomas says one weapon was recovered at the scene, but police are unsure if it was used during the argument.
Dayton Police currently has E. Fourth Street and S. Monmouth Street closed in Dayton. The area will remain closed for “a period of time,” according to Thomas.