Homicide suspect in custody

Dayton Police investigate a homicide scene on Strand Ave. Monday night. (Justin Kraus/WDTN)
Dayton Police investigate a homicide scene on Strand Ave. Monday night. (Justin Kraus/WDTN)

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – A man wanted in connection with a Dayton homicide is in custody.

Jerry Ramey, Jr
Jerry Ramey, Jr

Jerry Ramey, Jr. was booked into the Montgomery County Jail just before 9 p.m. on Tuesday. He is being held on a preliminary murder charge.

Police had named Ramey as a suspect in the death of Earl Davis, 45, who was found dead inside a home on Strand Avenue late Monday.

Investigators said the two men were longtime friends. They believe Davis was killed during a physical alteration with Ramey.

WDTN.com 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.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s