Man shot while checking tires

Posted by Trina Edwards - email

WHITEWATER TOWNSHIP, OH (FOX19) - Police are investigating a bizarre case in Whitewater Township.

Around 10:45 p.m. Tuesday night, Michael Buck, 46, of North Bend, pulled over near U.S. 50 and Kilby Road to check his car tire. He was approached by an unknown male suspect who shot Buck in the leg.

The suspect was last seen fleeing east on U.S. 50 in a gray or silver colored vehicle.

Buck was taken to University Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The incident remains under investigation. Anyone with information should call Crimestoppers at 513-352-3400.

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