Store robbery suspect shot multiple times

Isiah Haggins, Jr.
Isiah Haggins, Jr.

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – TThe Montgomery County Coroner’s Office says the teen killed during an apparent robbery attempt was shot multiple times.

Police say Isiah Haggins, Jr., 16, was shot by the owner of the Step-N-Style clothing store Monday.

A second suspect fled and is still on the loose. Police are looking at surveillance video from the store and the shopping plaza as part of their investigation.

They must also determine whether the store owner fired in self-defense. Lab tests to determine that could take up to eight weeks.

2 NEWS learned the owner who shot and killed Haggins was robbed at this same store last year. Then, a gunmen held him to the floor and then stole nearly $30,000 worth of clothing.

The West Siebenthaler Avenue store is on track to reopen Friday. 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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