Dayton police report that 9 people have been killed and at least 27 injured after a mass shooting in the Oregon District at 1 a.m. Sunday. Mayor Nan Whaley confirmed the suspected shooter is also deceased after officers “put an end to it quickly.”
The mass shooting took place within 60 seconds.
Police confirm they know who the shooter is but are not releasing information at this time.
This is the second mass shooting in the U.S. in less than 24 hours
Correction - shooting occurred at 1am...not 1:22am https://t.co/j61xlQwLFy— Dayton Police Dept. (@DaytonPolice) August 4, 2019
#OregonDistrict #update Mayor Whaley: Suspect opened fire in the Oregon District wearing body armor.— Dayton Police Dept. (@DaytonPolice) August 4, 2019
There are 10 people dead including the shooter, 26 others injured.
Officers neutralized the shooter in less than a minute.
#OregonDistrict #update Mayor Whaley: Number of wounded is 27 who've been treated at local hospitals for various injuries.— Dayton Police Dept. (@DaytonPolice) August 4, 2019
We are working with the blood bank to set up donation opportunities. There will be a vigil tonight at 8pm, location TBA.