Latest Dayton, Ohio, mass shooting News

More time granted in case of Dayton shooter's friend

Oct. 9, 2019 10:59 AM EDT

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A federal judge has extended the deadline for the indictment of a man jailed on unrelated charges after the deadly Dayton mass shooting. U.S. Magistrate Michael Newman has granted a joint request in the Ethan Kollie case, giving prosecutors through Nov. 12. The order notes it also...

Lawmakers seek tighter limits on expunging juvenile records

Sep. 24, 2019 1:16 AM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Two Republican lawmakers want to increase the minimum age at which people can have their juvenile court records expunged from 23 to 28, in response to the Dayton shooting that killed nine people. Cleveland.com reports that Ohio House Majority Floor Leader Bill Seitz says he plans to...

Proposal: Ohio shooting victims' families to get $250K each

Sep. 11, 2019 5:41 AM EDT

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio nonprofit has proposed most of the money donated in the wake of the recent mass shooting go to the families of those killed in that tragedy. A draft proposal released Monday shows the Dayton Foundation plans to distribute about 75% of the $3 million raised to the families of the...

Kanye West hosts service honoring Ohio mass shooting victims

Aug. 25, 2019 2:01 PM EDT

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Kanye West hosted a Sunday Service in Ohio in support of those affected by the recent mass shooting. A large crowd gathered at the musician's service in a park in Dayton. The event featured choir singers and was also attended by comedian Dave Chappelle. Chappelle, who resides in nearby...

Dayton shooter's friend loses another bid to get out of jail

Aug. 24, 2019 9:01 AM EDT

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A friend of the Dayton gunman who investigators say bought body armor and an ammunition magazine used in the shooting has lost a second attempt to get out of jail. A federal magistrate judge Friday rejected a request from Ethan Kollie's attorneys to revoke his detention order. The...