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Eric Wilcoxson Homicide

This weekly series is prepared by Crime Stoppers, Inc. in cooperation with area law enforcement agencies in an effort to solve crimes. Funds for rewards come from donations to Crime Stoppers, a nonprofit organization. The following is the Miami Valley Crime Stoppers crime of the week: On July 22, 2015 at 2245 hours, 25 year old Eric Wilcoxson was fatally shot at Gina’s Liquor Store, 2229 Germantown St after a fight broke out in the parking lot that erupted in gunfire. Detectives are looking for Dashawn Smedley who is a person of interest in this homicide. If you have any information … [Read More...]

Previous Crimes of the Week

Larry Axel

Larry Axel Homicide

On Tuesday, June 16th, 2015 at 5:10 am a witness discovered the body of 40 year old Larry Axel laying in the alley behind the 3700 block of … [Read More...]

News and Events

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9th Annual Miami Valley Awards Luncheon 2014

Outstanding representation of officers and citizens. Congrats to all for protecting our communities and helping others! Thank you Christian Life Center for graciously hosting our event. Special thanks to WDTN’s Mark Allan for emceeing the event.

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Dayton Credit Card Theft

On October 2nd at approximately 10:30 pm a 70 year old man was involved in a fatal car accident on E. Third St near Jersey St in Dayton. The deceased gentleman’s wallet was missing at the time of the accident. Surveillance video shows a white male attempting to make a withdrawal at an ATM in […]

Justice For Our Fallen Officers

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Genoa Township Officer Attack in Central Ohio

On Thursday, April 25, 2013, at approximately 5:30am in Columbus, Ohio, a Genoa Township officer was checking a suspicious vehicle at Red Bank Harbor when he was confronted by two white males. One of the males, described as 6’4″, 300lbs, with a buzz cut and beard, charged the officer and assaulted him. The officer was […]

Unsolved Homicides

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Genoa Township Officer Attack in Central Ohio

On Thursday, April 25, 2013, at approximately 5:30am in Columbus, Ohio, a Genoa Township officer was checking a suspicious vehicle at Red Bank Harbor when he was confronted by two white males. One of the males, described as 6’4″, 300lbs, with a buzz cut and beard, charged the officer and assaulted him. The officer was […]

Kendrick Pope

Kendrick Pope Robbery and Homicide

On September 11th 2008, 16 year old Kendrick Pope was fatally shot behind Jefferson Montessori School in the 1200 block of N. Euclid Ave. Police believe the motive was robbery.

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Can You Identify This John Doe?

Can you identify this John Doe? He is a white male, approximately 5’6″-6′, 35-60 years old, with a small to medium build. He was found on July 29, 2011 behind the West Town Shopping Center along with the hat, sunglasses and watch pictured.

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Claudette McNary

On May 21, 1986 Claudette McNary was stabbed and then dumped in a garage covered with trash at 206 N. Summit in Dayton, Ohio. She was a 31 year old black female.

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Ruby Mays

Ruby lived in Forest Park apartments in Dayton and she was found dead in the field at Shoupmill on March 14, 1982. Ruby was driving a 1980 white and gold Chevy Impala which was found near her body. She was a 19 year old black female.

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