Teen killed; 12-year-old shot in OTR - Cincinnati News, FOX19-WXIX TV

Teen killed; 12-year-old shot in OTR

Dion Thomas (Source: Cincinnati Police) Dion Thomas (Source: Cincinnati Police)

Police are investigating a double shooting in Over-the-Rhine that left an 18-year-old man dead and a 12-year-old boy injured.

Officers received a report of a shooting at 23 Back Street at around 3:30 p.m. Sunday afternoon. Responding officers found two victims upon arrival.

The first victim was a 12-year-old black male suffering from a non-life threatening gunshot wound to his foot.  The second victim, identified as Dion Thomas, 18, was transported to the University Hospital were he succumbed to his injuries. 

The incident remains under investigation. Anyone with information should call Crimestoppers at 513-352-3040.

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