The daughter told the emergency dispatcher the man was hitting her mother and was trying to shoot her mother. The woman took the phone from her daughter and related what happened.
“I asked him to leave,” she said to the emergency dispatcher. “He will not put his hands on me or my children. He’s still in my house. I tried to do this nicely.”
When the dispatcher asked the woman whether she shot the man, the woman said, “Yes ma’am, I did.... He needs an ambulance.”
Dayton police were questioning the woman at the scene, but have said nothing publicly about the investigation.
Police are investigating a reported shooting in the 1200 block of Huffman Avenue tonight that has left one person wounded.
The incident was reported about 6:54 p.m. and is believed to involve an argument between a male and female, according to Montgomery County Regional Dispatch.
A sergeant with the dispatch center said the female may have been the shooter, but that has not been confirmed.
We have a crew on the way to check it out. We will update this developing report as we learn more.
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