Dayton shooting victim in critical condition

FILE - Dayton Police called to shooting on Salem Ave. (WDTN Photo)

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – Police found a man lying in the street with a gunshot wound to the head in Dayton Saturday night.

Officials were called to the 2300 block of Salem Ave. around 7 p.m.

Authorities say the victim was taken to Miami Valley Hospital with life-threatening injuries. He’s described as a man “in his 20’s.”

Police are searching for the suspect or suspects driving a silver SUV.

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