Man murdered in Winton Terrace

Lawrence McElroy (Source: Cincinnati Police)
Lawrence McElroy (Source: Cincinnati Police)

Posted by Trina Edwards - email

WINTON TERRACE, OH (FOX19) - Police are investigating a homicide in Winton Terrace.

Police responded to a report of a person shot at 39 Topridge Place around 1:15 a.m. Thursday morning.

Upon arrival, officers found Lawrence McElroy, 36, of Winton Terrace, lying on the ground in a parking lot suffering from a gun shot wound.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

After the murder, a large crowd gathered at the scene and many of them have been interviewed by police. Police are also looking for a white vehicle that may have been in the area at the time.

Anyone with information should call Crimestoppers at 513-352-3040.

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