Arrest made in murder of man who was shot while holding toddler - Cincinnati News, FOX19-WXIX TV

Arrest made in murder of man who was shot while holding toddler

Victim: Santino Furr (Source: Cincinnati Police) Victim: Santino Furr (Source: Cincinnati Police)
Suspect: Ira Israel (Source: Cincinnati Police) Suspect: Ira Israel (Source: Cincinnati Police)

Police have made an arrest in a murder that occurred in Over-the-Rhine in May.

Santino Furr, 25, was holding a 14-month-old child when he was shot and killed in the 1300 block of Main Street on May 10. The child was not shot, but suffered minor injuries from falling.

Members of the Southern Ohio Fugitive Apprehension Strike Team (SOFAST) arrested Ira Israel for open drug trafficking warrants on Wednesday. Homicide unit detectives have also charged Israel with the murder of Furr. 

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