Donald J. Richcreek

Oakwood, Ohio—On Saturday, August 10, 2019, at 2:48 a.m., Paulding County deputies were dispatched to 7598 Road 187, Oakwood, Ohio, for a man who had been shot as a result of a drive-by shooting.

During the investigation it was discovered that it was not a drive-by shooting. Deputies determined that Donald J. Richcreek (26) had shot his brother, Anthony J. Richcreek (28), in the chest. Donald and Anthony lived at the Road 187 address.

Anthony J. Richcreek was transported to the Paulding County Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Donald J. Richcreek was arrested at the scene and booked at the Paulding County Jail on one count of Murder, an unclassified Felony. He will appear before the Paulding County Court via video arraignment on Monday, August 12, 2019 at 9:00 a.m.

The investigation is ongoing; however, no further information is expected to be released at this time.