Coroner IDs 16 year old as suspect shot in robbery attempt

Isiah Haggins, Jr.
Isiah Haggins, Jr.

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – The Montgomery County Coroner’s Office identified the victim shot and killed during the robbery of a Dayton store.

Police say Isiah Haggins, Jr., 16, of Trotwood, was shot by the owner of the Step-N-Style clothing store during an attempted robbery Monday morning.

A second suspect fled and has not been located.

Police say it appears the store owner acted in self-defense, but the investigation continues.

The store is located along West Siebenthaler Avenue in the Northwest Plaza.

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