Gunshot victim shows up at Dayton hospital, later dies

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HARRISON TOWNSHIP, Ohio (WDTN) – An investigation is underway after a gunshot victim shows up at a Dayton hospital and later dies.

According to a release from The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office, deputies were called to the emergency room of Good Samaritan Hospital just before 1:00 a.m Sunday after a man was taken there with a gunshot wound.

23-year-old Orlando C. Edwards, Jr. of Dayton died from his injuries. Violent Crimes Detectives believe he was shot somewhere in Harrison Township.

2 NEWS called the sheriff’s office Monday afternoon to see if any suspects had been identified, a spokesperson said their not releasing any information at this time.

Anyone with information in reference to this crime should contact the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office at 937-225-4357. 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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