Police identify Dayton shooting victim

Police have a person of interest but aren't releasing any more information. (WDTN Photo)
Police have a person of interest but aren't releasing any more information.

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – Dayton police have identified the victim of a shooting Wednesday evening.

Chance Deakin, 22, is hospitalized at Miami Valley Hospital. His condition is not being released.

Police say Deakin was shot while he stood on the porch of a home in the 800 block of Kolping Avenue.

They say he had some sort of confrontation with the suspect. A child was inside the home at the time, just feet from where the gunfire erupted.

Police have a suspect, but no arrests have been made.

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