Shooting victim found in Dayton alley dies

Shooting victim found in alley (WDTN Photo/Adam Schrand)
Shooting victim found in alley (WDTN Photo/Adam Schrand)

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – A shooting victim found in a Dayton alley Tuesday night has died.

James Chancellor
James chancellor

James Chancellor, 30, was found behind a vacant house in the 100 block of Gordon Avenue around 11:30 after getting a call from his girlfriend, Lt. Mark Ponichtera told 2 NEWS.

When officers found Chancellor, he did not know where he was due to his condition, Ponichtera said.

Chancellor was taken to Miami Valley Hospital where he was pronounced dead at 3:31 a.m. Wednesday.

Investigators are talking to possible witnesses.

Anyone with information should call Crime Stoppers at 222-7867. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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