Police search for dice game murder witness

DeSoto Bass shooting
DeSoto Bass shooting. (WDTN Photo)

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – Police say it began as a $30.00 debt over a dice game and ended in murder.

911: “What is the address of your emergency?”

The call came into 911 the night of April 30 from the DeSoto Bass Housing Complex in Dayton.

911: “He has a gun. They just started shooting. Everyone is running towards Danner and Stewart”

The victim, Gregory Alexander, 26, died later at the hospital and within a few hours, police arrested a 19-year-old in connection with the case.

Police now need your help tracking down someone else.

“Homicide detectives have named 18-year-old Tarion Dixon as a person of interest in the Gregory Alexander homicide. He may have moved to Atlanta,” said Cayce Cantrell, Dayton Police Department.

Call Crime Stoppers at 222-7867 if you have any information about Tarion Dixon.

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