Coroner identifies victim of fatal shooting thought to be a drive-by

Miami Valley News

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) — Police are investigating a shooting that killed a 26-year-old man and injured a second on W. 3rd Street in Dayton late Thursday night.

The Montgomery County Coroner’s Office has identified the victim as Jonaven Reddick, of Dayton. The cause and manner of his death have yet to be determined.

Dayton police officers were at the scene of a car accident at the intersection of W. 3rd Street and Antioch Street around 10 p.m. While investigating, a vehicle approached with two people suffering from gunshot wounds looking for help.

Both victims were taken to Miami Valley Hospital, where one of the men died from the injuries he sustained. Police said that the other man suffered non-life threatening injuries.

Homicide detectives investigating the incident believe that the victims were shot at from a separate vehicle. Police have not provided any suspect information at this time.

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

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