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Published: Friday, April 21, 2017 @ 2:12 PM
Updated: Tuesday, April 25, 2017 @ 5:28 AM
UPDATE @ 5:31 a.m. 4/25/17
An arrainment hearing will be held today for Ryshon Steele, 17, and Klone Snowden, 19, who are accused in the shooting death of John Madden III on November 13, 2016.
According to prosecutors, Steele and Snowden drove around and randomly robbed victims at gunpoint on Kenilworth Avenue, Grand Avenue and Broadway Street, and West Second Street and West First Street.
Two teens have been indicted for murder and other charges following the fatal shooting of a man on Salem Avenue last November.
Ryshon Steele, 17, and Klone Snowden, 19, were indicted by a grand jury today for the killing of John Madden III on Nov. 12, 2016.
Madden was shot in the head and found in the middle of the road in the 2300 block of Salem Avenue.
Police said motorists stopped to help Madden after he was shot while walking on the sidewalk in the area.
Even though he is a juvenile, Steele will be tried as an adult. He is charged with four counts of murder, four counts of felonious assault, eight counts of aggravated robbery and a single count of receiving stolen property, according to the indictment.
Snowden is charged with four counts of murder, four counts of felonious assault, eight counts of aggravated robbery.
Both teens are due in court for their arraignments on April 25.
Published: Saturday, May 26, 2018 @ 11:22 AM
DAYTON — The Humane Society of Greater Dayton held its 27th annual Furry Skurry 5K walk/run Saturday morning.
People with their pets walked and ran to raise money to help care for homeless pets at the Humane Society of Greater Dayton, according to Jessica Garringer of the Humane Society of Greater Dayton.
The event took place at Eastwood Metro Park at 9:30 a.m.
Published: Saturday, May 26, 2018 @ 12:14 PM
Updated: Saturday, May 26, 2018 @ 3:20 PM
TROY — UPDATE @ 3:20 p.m.
The bicyclist who was hit and killed by a sport-utility vehicle was traveling west in the curb lane when he ended up in the path of the oncoming SUV and was struck, Troy police Capt. Joe Long said.
The accident remains under investigation, and the victim’s name has not been released.
UPDATE @ 12:40 p.m.
A bicyclist was fatally struck just before noon in Troy.
According to police, the man rode his bike into the path of an oncoming car.
Both directions in the 900 block of West Main Street, near Madison Street, were shut down while Troy police investigate the man’s death.
The Miami County coroner was called to the scene.
A pedestrian was struck and killed today in Troy.
The crash was reported just before noon in the 900 block of Main Street.
According to a witness, a man was struck by a vehicle and then thrown into the path of a second vehicle.
Miami County Sheriff’s Office dispatch confirmed the accident was a fatality.
We have a crew headed to the scene and will update this report.
Published: Saturday, May 26, 2018 @ 6:38 AM
Updated: Saturday, May 26, 2018 @ 12:45 PM
DAYTON — The family of Dean Lovelace, the longest-serving Dayton city commissioner, celebrated an honorary street renaming for him Saturday.
Dean Lovelace Drive was unveiled at 11 a.m. at Madden Hills Drive in Dayton.
The ceremony also included a balloon release in memory of the late commissioner who died last year on Memorial Day weekend at the age of 71.
He served as commissioner for 22 years and left the commission in 2016 for health reasons after finishing his sixth term.
Lovelace was described by friends and peers as a firebrand committed to serving the most needy residents of Dayton.
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Published: Friday, May 25, 2018 @ 2:04 AM
Updated: Friday, May 25, 2018 @ 4:08 PM
TROTWOOD — UPDATE @ 4:05 p.m.
The victim in a deadly early Friday morning crash in Trotwood has been identified as Antwahn Swain, 35, of Dayton by the Montgomery County Coroner’s Office.
No preliminary information was available on Swain’s cause and manner of death.
The Montgomery County coroner has been requested to a fiery crash in Trotwood.
The crash was reported around 1:20 a.m. in the 5200 block of Little Richmond Road. Initial reports indicated one person was trapped in the car after the car crashed and caught fire.