Victim identified in Sugarcreek Township shooting

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SUGARCREEK TOWNSHIP, Ohio (WDTN) — The identity of the man who was shot to death just after midnight at an apartment complex has been confirmed.

29-year-old Byron Donte Moses was killed at Cedar Trail Apartments on Surrey Trail.

Police initially responded to reports of shots fired.

When officers arrived, they found Moses dead from a gunshot wound in a hallway of the apartment complex.

While officers were investigating, they saw a vehicle leaving the complex at a high rate of speed. Officers pursued the vehicle, but terminated the pursuit when the vehicle got on the interstate.

At the scene, a person approached officers and said the victim had been knocking on their door prior to the shooting. Police took that person into custody for questioning.

However, it is not known if anyone has been arrested or charged. 

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