Police searching for possible gunman near school


DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – Dayton police were searching for a man who may have been armed on or near the campus of Dayton View Academy late Wednesday afternoon.

The Superintendent of Dayton View Academy tells 2 NEWS a staff member saw a man run onto school property, along Riverside Drive, around 3:37 p.m. The man told the staff he was being chased by another man.

A parent saw the second man and thought he may have had a gun, so school officials called police.

All of the students at Dayton View Academy are safe.

Police had two men in custody but it is unclear if they are connected to this incident.

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