1 shot near Dayton car wash

A man is reportedly shot in the leg Wednesday on Salem Avenue (WDTN Photo/Justin Kraus).

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) –  One person is injured following a shooting in Dayton Wednesday.

It happened around 3:15 p.m. in the 3500 block of Salem Avenue in between Mom’s Car Wash and The Submarine House. Police are used a K-9 to locate the suspect, but the K-9 ultimately lost the suspect’s scent.

The victim was shot in his leg, but was conscious and talking when he was transported to an area hospital.

Police say the suspect fled south on Salem, and is only being described as a young, black male.

2 NEWS is working to learn more about this situation. We will update this story with more information as we get it.

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