Man killed in overnight Dayton shooting identified

WDTN Photo / Darren King

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) — The man killed in a quadruple shooting in Dayotn Tuesday night has been identifierd.

WDTN Photo / Darren King
WDTN Photo / Darren King

The Montgomery County Coroner’s Office  tells 2 NEWS 27-year-old Brandon Lanier from Dayton was killed in the shooting that injured three others.

Dayton Police are still investigating the shooting that happened around 11:45 p.m. Tuesday near Ryburn and Riverside in Dayton.

When police got to the scene they found one person, a black male in his mid to late twenties dead.

While police investigated, three other victims found a ride and were taken to Good Samaritan Hospital.

One of those victims is suffering life-threatening injuries.

At the scene — the street and sidewalk were littered with evidence markers. Dayton Police believe upwards of 50 rounds were fired.

Dayton Police Lt. Mark Ponichtera says investigators are searching for a black Chevy Impala with silver doors, or a silver Impala with black doors. 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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