DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – The Montgomery County Prosecutor announced Friday that 43-year-old Jerry V. Ramey Jr. has been sentenced to 15 years to life in prison.
Dayton Police received an anonymous call March 21 about a possible dead body at a home on Strand Avenue. Police responded to the call and found 45-year-old Earl E. Davis’s dead body.
Ramey Jr. was taken into custody the next day.
The Montgomery County Coroner’s Office said the cause of death was strangulation.
After a trial, a jury found Ramey Jr. guilty on two counts of murder, one count of aggravated burglary and one count of felonious assault.