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Police make arrest in murder that led to car crash

Neron Coston, Jr. (Source: Hamilton County Sheriff's Office) Neron Coston, Jr. (Source: Hamilton County Sheriff's Office)
Murder victim Michael Callahan Murder victim Michael Callahan
CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) -

The Cincinnati Police Homicide Unit has arrested a teenager for a shooting that at first appeared to be just a traffic accident.

On February 26, 2012, at approximately 8:30 a.m., the Cincinnati Police Department's Traffic Unit responded to the intersection of Alms Place and Foracker Avenue in Walnut Hills for a reported fatal traffic crash.  While investigating the crash, it was discovered the operator of the car had been shot before to the crash. The victim, Michael Callahan, 23, of the Dillonvale neighborhood of Sycamore Township, was pronounced dead at the scene.

On March 7, 2012, The Cincinnati Police Department's Homicide Unit, with assistance from the Vice/Narcotics Section and the Southern Ohio Fugitive Apprehension Strike Team (SOFAST), arrested and charged Neron Coston Jr., 18, with Murder, for the death of Michael Callahan.  

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