Police ID suspect, victim in Lebanon murder

Jay Clark (Source: Warren County Jail)
Jay Clark (Source: Warren County Jail)

LEBANON, OH (FOX19) - Police have arrested a man they believe is responsible for shooting another man in the head in Lebanon Sunday afternoon.

Police say they received a call at around 4 p.m. that a man had been shot in the head near the intersection of Deerfield Road and Park Avenue in Lebanon. The man was then transported to Bethesda Medical Center Arrow Springs and then transported by medical helicopter to University Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

The victim has been identified as Nathan Eve, 19.

Witnesses say Jay Clark, 21, shot Eve. Clark fled the scene after the shooting, but was found and taken into custody in the town of Hunter, a small community near Middletown.

Clark was transported to the Warren County Jail where he is being held on a $500,000 bond and charges included aggravated burglary and three counts felonious assault.

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