DAYTON (U.S.), Aug. 4, 2019 (Xinhua) -- A woman attends a prayer vigil for the victims of the mass shooting in Dayton of Ohio, the United States, on Aug. 4, 2019. Nine people were killed with 26 others injured early Sunday morning in a mass shooting near a bar in Dayton, a city in midwest U.S. state of Ohio, the authorities said. The gunman was shot dead at the scene by police.
In a press conference, Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley said it took less than a minute for the shooter to claim the lives of nine people, including Betts' 22-year-old sister Megan Betts, before being killed by the police.Local police on Sunday identified the suspect of a shooting spree in the city of Dayton, U.S. state of Ohio, as Connor Betts, a 24-year-old white male. DAYTON (U.S.), Aug. 4, 2019 (Xinhua) -- A police car is seen near the scene of mass shooting in Dayton of Ohio, the United States, on Aug. 4, 2019.