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Shooting victim shot in back, says suspect broke into house

Published: Thursday, October 05, 2017 @ 2:18 AM
By: Breaking News Staff

A shooting victim told police someone came into his house and shot him in the back early Thursday morning.

The shooting in the 1300 block of Wesleyan Road was reported just before 2 a.m. The victim told police the suspect was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt.

The shooting victim was taken to Miami Valley Hospital with unknown injuries.

This is the second shooting Dayton police have responded to since Wednesday evening. A 17-year-old male was shot at least once in downtown Dayton and is in critical condition this morning.

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Springfield police have also responded to two shooting scenes since Wednesday night, including a double shooting at an apartment on Delta Road.

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