Woman dies after being shot in Avondale

Lea Foutch (Source: Cincinnati Police Department)
Lea Foutch (Source: Cincinnati Police Department)

The Cincinnati Police Homicide Unit is investigating a homicide after a woman arrived at the hospital and died from a gunshot wound.

A short time before 6 p.m. Sunday, District Four Police were called to University Hospital for a report of a person shot.

The victim, 30-year-old Lea Foutch, was shot and transported to the hospital by a private conveyance where she died from her injuries.

Police say the shooting occurred in the 600 block of Forest Avenue.

No further details have been released.

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

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