Grandmother killed in East Price Hill drive-by shooting

Christine Withrow (Source Cincinnati Police)
Christine Withrow (Source Cincinnati Police)

EAST PRICE HILL, OH (FOX19) - UPDATE : A 17-year-old boy has been arrested in connection with this shooting.

Police are investigating a deadly shooting, where an innocent bystander was killed by a stray bullet Friday evening.

Police received the call around 7:30 pm reporting that a female had been shot at the 2900 block of Price Avenue.

42-year-old Christine Withrow was found  lying on the front porch suffering from a single gunshot wound. She died at the scene.

A Preliminary investigation revealed that  the victim was sitting on the porch with her grandchildren, when a dark colored vehicle drove by and began shooting at a person walking down the street.

A stray bullet hit Withrow as she grabbed her 2-year-old granddaughter and tried to carry her into the home.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crimestoppers at 513-352-3040.

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