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UPDATE: Arrest made in early morning Northside homicide

Michael S. Jones, Jr. (Source: Cincinnati Police Department) Michael S. Jones, Jr. (Source: Cincinnati Police Department)
Christopher Laskey (Source: Cincinnati Police) Christopher Laskey (Source: Cincinnati Police)

NORTHSIDE, OH (FOX19) - Cincinnati Police have arrested a suspect in the early morning shooting in Northside Thursday.

Authorities say Michael S. Jones, Jr., 23, surrendered to police Thursday. Jones was wanted in connection to the shooting of Christopher Laskey.

Police responded to the 1300 block of Knowlton Street, near Dane Avenue around 2:30 a.m. Thursday and found Laskey, 30, laying on the front porch of a home.

Neighbors say they heard at least six shots. Laskey was pronounced dead at the scene.

Before he was arrested, Jones was last seen driving away in a gold Hyundai SUV. The SUV has been recovered by police. 

Investigators believe this crime is tied to a domestic issue.

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