DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – A street in Dayton was dedicated Thursday to a fallen police detective.
A ceremony was held Thursday morning to dedicate a section of Monument Avenue to Detective Jorge Del Rio.
Street signs for “Detective Jorge Del Rio Way” will be installed at the corners of Monument Avenue/Patterson Boulevard and Monument Avenue/Main Street.
Detective Del Rio was killed in the line of duty in 2019.
He was serving a drug-related search warrant at a home on the 1400 block of Ruskin Road when he was shot.
He died three days later.