DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – The Coroner’s Office has ruled the death of the victim in a Dayton house fire as a homicide.
Police say the fire happened overnight last Thursday at a garage in the 200 block of Lexington Avenue.
The victim has been identified as 30-year-old Vaughn Erwin, Sr. According to Montgomery county Coroner Kent E. Harshbarger, Erwin died of a gunshot wound to the head.
The fire and incident remains under investigation by the Dayton Police Department.Grab the FREE WDTN News App from the Apple Store or Google play. Stay up to date with all the local news, weather and sports as well as live newscasts and events as they happen.