Middletown man shot in foot during drive-by shooting

MIDDLETOWN, OH (FOX19) - Middletown Police are investigating a drive-by shooting after a man was shot in the foot.

It happened just before 2 a.m. Friday morning on 18th Avenue.

Police say Joshua Banks, 26, was shot in the lower right leg between his foot and ankle while he was standing inside the front door of a residence.

The suspect is a black male who was the passenger in a silver, mid-size 4-door car with tinted windows. The car fled east on 18th Avenue then south on Rt. 4. Three or four shots were fired at the building.

Banks was taken to Atrium Medical Center and was treated and released. The investigation is ongoing.

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