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UPDATE: Teen arrested for deadly highway shooting

Scott Neblett, Jr. (Courtesy Hamilton County Sheriff's Office) Scott Neblett, Jr. (Courtesy Hamilton County Sheriff's Office)
Keith Cobb (Courtesy Hamilton County Sheriff's Office) Keith Cobb (Courtesy Hamilton County Sheriff's Office)

EVENDALE, OH (FOX19) - Evendale Police and the U.S. Marshal's Task Force have arrested a 17-year-old juvenile they say killed two people during a rolling gun battle on I-75 in March.

The suspect's name is not being released because of his age.


PREVIOUSLY:

Police are looking for a teenager who they say killed two people in a deadly shooting on Interstate 75 in March.

Investigators are searching for a 17-year-old boy. Police have not released his name at the time, but say he is involved in a deaths of two men who were killed on I-75.

On March 18, police responded to a crash on the highway when they found Keith Cobb and Scott Neblett Jr. dead at the scene. They both were 25 and died from gunshot wounds.

FOX19 will continue to update this story as new information is made available.


PREVIOUSLY:

EVENDALE, OH (FOX19) - Police are continuing to investigate a rolling gun battle that took place Wednesday morning on Interstate 75.

Two people died and the interstate was shut down for over eight hours.

Police responded to a report of a crash around 2:45 a.m. When they arrived, they found two people dead in a vehicle. They have been identified as Keith Cobb, 25, and Scott Neblett Jr., also 25.

Police say the vehicle had flipped at least two times. The Hamilton County Coroner's Office has ruled that the victims died of gunshot wounds, not the crash.

Police believe it all started as a fight at a bar in Sharonville and then moved to a rolling gun battle. Police say there is evidence an assault rifle was used, and that the victims were armed as well, but it's unclear if they fired any shots.

The suspect's car, which is believed to be a silver Dodge Caliber, was found Wednesday evening and taken to a garage at the Evendale Police Department.

Police may release more information on Thursday.

 

 

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