Police identify Springfield shooting victims

Two men shot on E. John Street (WDTN photo)

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (WDTN) – Springfield police have now identified the two men shot and killed early Thursday morning.

A 911 call to police sent officers to an apartment complex on East John Street around 1:30 a.m.

Police say Darren Harmon, 47, was shot multiple times.  He was found outside of the building.

Khali Smith, 37, was also shot and killed.

Both  were taken to Springfield Regional Medical Center where they died.

Police say they are still investigating how the shooting occurred and whether the men shot at each other or another person is involved.

Our Jake Ryle is working the story for you now.  What he uncovered about the shooting victims’ pasts on 2 NEWS at 5.


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