Funeral home brawl during viewing in Dayton leads to pepper spray

Published: Tuesday, August 15, 2017 @ 9:52 AM

A brawl at the Young Lusian Funeral Home during the viewing for a man led to several women being pepper sprayed.

Officers responded to the funeral home, 2060 Germantown St., around 3:20 p.m. Monday after receiving a report of a fight involving several family members.

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According to a Dayton police report, a woman arrived at the viewing claiming to be the current girlfriend of the deceased man, however the wife asked the woman to be removed from the viewing.

An altercation ensued between the two women and one of the woman’s daughter’s, according to the report.

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A family member attending the viewing pepper sprayed the women and the fight subsided, the report read.

It’s not clear if any charges will be filed.