2 shootings in Dayton leave 3 victims seriously injured

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Two late-night shootings in Dayton have left three people seriously injured.

Police say officers were called just after 11 p.m. Wednesday to a reported shooting in a car. Lt. Mark Ponichtera tells the Dayton Daily News (http://bit.ly/2b0Zvze ) it appears that a vehicle approached a stopped car and an occupant fired multiple shots into it, hitting a man and a woman.

The suspect’s vehicle is described as a dark-colored Toyota with a silver front end piece.

Both victims are in critical condition at Miami University Hospital.

Less than an hour later, police say a woman was shot in the back. Sgt. Chad Knedler says the victim was transported to Miami Valley Hospital in serious condition. It’s unclear what led up to the shooting.


Information from: Dayton Daily News, http://www.daytondailynews.com

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