2 in custody after shooting in Xenia

Klain Gibson (left) and De'Eric Gill (right) (Montgomery County Jail)

XENIA, Ohio (WDTN) — One person was shot in the chest in Xenia on Monday morning.

It happened around 8 a.m. in the 800 block of East Main Street.

The victim was shot in the chest, suffering major trauma. The victim was taken to Miami Valley Hospital and police would not elaborate on the extent of his injuries.

Police say the victim and the suspect know each other.

Klain Gibson, 19 and De’Eric Gill, 20 are being held a the Montgomery County Jail on charges related to felonious assault.

Captain Steve Lane of the Xenia Police Division tells 2 NEWS police received a description of a suspect and a vehicle. That car was later pulled over and two poeple are being detained for questioning.

The shooting remains under investigation.

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