Man riding in car with children shot in the face in Over-the-Rhine

Police are investigating a shooting in Over-the-Rhine where a man was found in a car shot in the face.

Police received a call just before 6:00 pm that a man was shot in the face on East McMicken Avenue near Vine Street. The man was driving a car with two children passengers at the time of the shooting.

Ambulances rushed the man to the hospital. Police say that because the shooting was near a firehouse, he has a better chance of survival.

The man is in stable condition at University Hospital. No word on any suspects.

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