Teen Arrested For Morning Homicide

The Cincinnati Police homicide unit is investigating a homicide that occurred at 2 E. Seventh Street.

Thursday morning at approximately 12:20 a.m. police received a report of a shooting near the corner of Seventh Street and Vine Street.

Both district one officers and the Cincincnati fire department personnel responded and found the victim suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim, a black male 35 years old was pronounced dead at the scene. His name is not being released pending notification of next of kin.

Detectives arrested Christopher Wells,17,  of Clifton and charged him with aggravated murder and aggravated robbery.

Anyone who has information pertaining to this offense is asked to call the Criminal Investigations Section at 352-3542 or Crimestoppers at 352-3040.