Brandon “BJ” Shells Homicide


On October 27th, 2013 at 2:15 pm, 18-year-old Brandon “BJ” Shells was found lying between houses at 232 Boyer in Dayton. Detectives believe he was shot to death the day before his body was discovered. Brandon’s family is seeking closure for the death of their loved one. If you have any information about this case […]

William Flores-Triqueros Death

William Flores-Triqueros

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 September 8, 2014, the body of 23 year […]

The Suspicious Death of Aria Spradling

Aria Spradling

20 year old Aria Spradling’s body was found in Art Van Atta Park by Montgomery County sewer workers on November, 18th 2013 after she was reported missing by family members in late September, 2013. Aria was a dancer at The Harem Nightclub in Harrison Twp the night she disappeared. Vandalia detectives are are asking for […]

Zip Drive Thru Robbery

Zip Drive Thru Suspect 3

On September 24, 2014 at 8:46 pm three black males wearing scarves entered the  Zip drive thru, 1404 Patterson Rd, brandishing hand guns ordering the employees to the ground. The suspects took money and cartons of cigarettes before fleeing the area on foot. The suspects are described as a black males, early 20’s, armed with […]

Ramon McDonald Homicide


On December 12th 2012 at 8:38 am, 32 year old Ramon McDonald was shot to death in the 100 block of Lexington Ave. Shortly before the murder the victim was seen  arguing with the suspect in the parking lot of the BP Station at Salem and Lexington Ave. The suspect, who is described as a […]

Gift Card Theft at South Smithville Kroger


On July 6, 2014 at 2:15 pm a pair of thieves stole gift cards worth several hundred dollars from the Kroger’s on S. Smithville. This same pair is also responsible for several other similar thefts in Montgomery County. Detectives are hoping to identify this couple from surveillance video. The suspects are described as a white […]

Robbery on Main St.

Robbery Suspect 2141 N Main St

On July 18, 2014 at 10:30 pm an individual was robbed at gunpoint after leaving a store located in the 2100 block of N. Main St. The suspect put the gun to the victim’s cheek demanding everything he had. After taking the victim’s wallet, cell phone, and jewelry the suspect fled on foot northbound towards […]

Shell Robbery

Shell Robbery Suspect 1951 Stanley 140810-0109 2

On August 10, 2014 at 5:30 am a white male entered the Shell gas station at 1951 Stanley Ave. Once inside he placed a bag on the counter and demanded money. Afterwards the suspect fled the business on foot. The suspect is described as a white male wearing a pink bandanna over his face, grey […]

UDF Breaking and Entering

UDF B&E Suspect 1820 Wyoming 1408090060

On August 9th 2014, during the early morning hours, a suspect broke into the UDF, 1820 Wyoming St, Dayton after throwing a rock through the window. The suspect stole cigarettes after gaining entry to the business. The suspect is described as a white male, short light hair, wearing a striped t-shirt, khaki shorts and dark […]

Charles Burnett Homicide

Charles Burnett

On July 27, 2014 at 2:00 am patrons of the Ashwood Lounge, 3500 N Main St, were involved in a verbal altercation which ended up erupting in gunfire outside the lounge. That is where 32 year old Charles Burnett lost his life as he was caught in the crossfire between the two shooters. Dayton Police […]