Ohio briefly, Aug. 6

Huber Heights man dies after shooting

HUBER HEIGHTS (AP) — Police say a male was shot in southwestern Ohio and taken to a hospital where he has died.

Huber Heights police say he was found with a gunshot wound to his upper body in the Dayton suburb Sunday afternoon. He was hospitalized in critical condition and died. His name and age weren’t immediately released.

Police say a male suspect was taken into custody and transported to a hospital after complaining of chest pain.

Authorities say shots had been fired at a residence in the area.

Police didn’t release any additional information on the suspect or what led to the shooting.

Police: Pedestrian struck by vehicle

on I-70 dies

COLUMBUS (AP) — Police say a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle on Interstate 70 in central Ohio and has died.

Columbus police say Jahlil Woodie was walking eastbound on the median center line of I-70 Sunday morning when he was struck by a vehicle traveling westbound.

Police say Woodie was struck shortly before 4:30 a.m. Authorities say he was transported to a hospital in critical condition and died a few hours later. Woodie’s age and hometown were not immediately released.

Police say speed and alcohol were not factors in the crash. Their investigation is continuing.

Dead woman found at vacant building

MIDDLETOWN (AP) — Police say they have found a woman dead and a man unconscious behind a vacant building in southwestern Ohio.

The Hamilton-Middletown Journal-News reported Middletown police Maj. Scott Reeve said officers were called Saturday morning after the two were found behind the house in the city roughly 40 miles north of Cincinnati.

Reeve said police believe the man and woman may have overdosed and then were transported and dumped behind the vacant building.

Reeve said the female was believed to be in her 20s. Her name is being withheld until relatives could be notified. An autopsy was planned for today.

Reeve said the unconscious man was transported to a hospital, and authorities hope he will be able to tell them “what happened.”

His condition wasn’t immediately available.

Learn the Wright stuff at Air Force

museum family day

DAYTON (AP) — Do you have the Wright stuff?

The National Museum of the U.S. Air Force is offering free educational activities geared to families Aug. 18. The celebration comes before National Aviation Day Aug. 19, the birthday in Dayton of Orville Wright.

Orville Wright and his brother, Wilbur Wright, pioneered powered flight in 1903.

During Family Day, visitors to the museum near Dayton can learn about aviation and aerospace milestones.

There will be hands-on demonstrations throughout the event. Visitors can build and fly their own balsa glider.

There also will be story-time programs for children and a craft project.

Man fatally shot after argument

CLEVELAND (AP) — Police say a man got into an argument with another male and was fatally shot in a Cleveland neighborhood.

Cleveland police they responded to a call reporting shots fired around 4 a.m. Sunday in the city’s Collinwood neighborhood and found 34-year-old Mario King shot. Police and the Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner’s Office say King died of a gunshot wound to the head.

Police say King and the other person exchanged gunfire.

Police Sgt. Jennifer Ciaccia said the suspect left the scene and no arrests have been made.

The police investigation is continuing.

Learn the Wright stuff at Air Force museum Family Day

DAYTON (AP) — Do you have the Wright stuff?

The National Museum of the U.S. Air Force is offering free educational activities geared to families on Aug. 18. The celebration comes ahead of National Aviation Day on Aug. 19, the birthday in Dayton of Orville Wright. Orville Wright and his brother, Wilbur Wright, pioneered powered flight in 1903.

During Family Day, visitors to the museum near Dayton can learn about aviation and aerospace milestones.

There will be hands-on demonstrations throughout the event. Visitors can build and fly their own balsa glider.

There also will be story-time programs for children and a craft project.

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