Victim dies after shooting in Butler County, suspect on the run

(WDTN Photo)

ST. CLAIR TWP., Ohio (WDTN) – Butler County officials are searching for a suspect who shot and killed a man inside his home early Saturday morning.

Crews were called out to the 50 block of Nelson St. shortly after midnight.

The sheriff’s office says the resident was shot by an intruder who then ran away,

The victim was taken to Miami Valley Hospital by Care Flight, but was pronounced dead shorting after arriving.

2 NEWS is working to learn the victim’s identity. 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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