Son finds father shot on porch at West Dayton home

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UPDATE -- The Montgomery County Coroner has just released the name of the male victim found shot to death on a porch in Dayton Monday evening.

Officials identified the man as 70-year-old Arven Hunt.


DAYTON (WRGT) -- Police say a son returned home to find his father shot on the porch.

Dayton police say they believe the man was shot on the porch at 1531 W. Stewart St., Dayton; however, family members at the scene say there might have been a robbery and chase from a store down the street.

The man's body was taken to the Montgomery County Coroner's Office.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.


Earlier coverage:

Homicide detectives investigate shooting on West Stewart Street in Dayton

DAYTON (WRGT) -- Homicide detectives are on the scene of a shooting in the 1500 block of West Stewart Street.

Right now, Reporter Kelly May says she sees three houses taped off near the intersection of Stewart and Danner Avenue.

A witness at the scene, who said she was the wife of the shooting victim, said he had been shot three times.

The shooting was reported about 7:30 p.m. June 27, 2016.

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