Dayton father accused of assault in shooting of his son

Published: Monday, October 01, 2018 @ 2:36 PM

James K. Eason
MONTGOMERY COUNTY JAIL
James K. Eason(MONTGOMERY COUNTY JAIL)

A Dayton father accused of shooting his son has been indicted on criminal charges Monday, according to a Montgomery County Prosecutor’s Office report. 

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James K. Eason, 66, is formally charged on three counts of felonious assault in the Sept. 20 incident on Gard Avenue in Dayton. 

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His son, Kermit, 39, was initially taken to a hospital suffering from serious injuries. He is no longer listed as a patient at Miami Valley Hospital. 

James remains in the Montgomery County Jail, according to online jail records. 

Additional details were not available. 

We will update this report as details warrant.

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