Police: Nearly 100 shots fired into Miami Township house

MIAMI TOWNSHIP — A police investigation is underway after shots were fired into a Miami Township home Tuesday morning.

Police responded to a drive-by shooting that happened in the 6100 block of Verdi Drive shortly after 8 a.m., according to a spokesperson for the Miami Township Police Department.

Investigators believe two vehicles drove past the home and opened fire toward the house.

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Approximately 90 shell casings from multiple firearms were collected at the scene, the spokesperson said.

News Center 7 crew on scene reported seeing holes in a home.

At least two suspects are involved, the spokesperson said. There have been no arrests so far.

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“We believe the suspects specifically targeted this residence,” Sergeant Paul Nienhaus with the Miami Township Police Department said. “This appears to be an isolated incident. The neighborhood is safe.”

A spokesperson for the U.S. Marshals Dayton Southern Ohio Fugitive Apprehension Strike Team (SOFAST) confirmed they were also called to the scene to conduct a fugitive investigation.

We are working to learn more and will continue updating this story as new details become available.

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