Teenage girl identified as victim of Avondale homicide

AVONDALE, OH (FOX19) - Cincinnati Police have identified the body of a female victim that was found on abandoned railroad tracks in Avondale on Sunday.

Just before 2 p.m., police were called to the scene of a body found in the 900 block of Cleveland Avenue.

The victim in this homicide has been identified as Carrielle Rebecca Conn, 17. Conn died of a gunshot wound.

Investigation by the Cincinnati Police Department's Homicide Unit is ongoing. Anyone with information about this homicide is asked to call the Criminal Investigation Section at 352-3542 or CRIMESTOPPERS at 352-3040 or text "CINTIP" plus your message to CRIMES (274637). Callers may remain anonymous and may receive compensation for their information.

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