Suspect in OTR shooting identified

Mark Spencer (Source: Cincinnati Police Department)
Mark Spencer (Source: Cincinnati Police Department)

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Police are searching for a man they believe is responsible for a shooting in Over-the-Rhine that left one person in critical condition.

On January 15 at around 9:30 pm, police responded to a shooting near the intersection of Walnut St. and E 15th St. Once there, they found a 44-year-old male victim suffering a gun shot wound to the chest. The victim was transported to University Hospital and is now in stable condition.

A second, female victim was robbed of all her money. Witnesses saw two suspects fleeing into a brown Chevrolet Astro Van. One of those suspects has been identified as 30-year-old Mark Spencer.

Spencer should be considered potentially armed and dangerous. Anyone with information regarding this incident, or with knowledge of the whereabouts of Spencer, is asked to contact Crime Stoppers (513) 352-3040, or District One (513) 352-3505.

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