Middletown police search for ‘armed and dangerous’ person of interest in fatal shooting

Middletown police search for ‘armed and dangerous’ person of interest in fatal shooting
Dhameer Haamid Scott is a person of interest in a fatal Middletown shooting, police say. (Source: Middletown Division of Police)

MIDDLETOWN (FOX19) - Middletown police say they are searching for an “armed and dangerous” person of interest in a fatal shooting Monday night.

Dhameer Haamid Scott, 24, has a distinctive money sign tattoo on the front of his neck. His last known address, according to police, is in the 1200 block of Prospect Avenue.

Scott is wanted in connection with the killing of John Booker, 36.

Police say Booker was seriously wounded when they responded to a report of a shooting in the 1400 block of Yankee Road about 7:45 p.m. Monday.

Booker was transported to a hospital, where he later died.

A motive in the homicide was not released.

Anyone with information about Scott’s whereabouts is asked to call Middletown police: 513-425-7700 or Detective Winters: 513-425-7786.

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