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Man shot in car with baby in backseat


Police were called to a reported shooting in East Price Hill on Thursday evening.

Authorities say a man was shot once in the chest and several times in the arm. It happened on Ross Avenue around 7:45 p.m.

The victim was seated in a car at the time of the shooting, with a child between the ages of 18 months to 2-years-old reportedly in the back seat.

Police at the scene say the victim was uncooperative, but told police he was there meeting a man to sell him a pair of pants.

The victim was taken to a nearby hospital with non life-threatening injuries. His identity has not yet been released.

Authorities say the suspect fled on foot. He is described as a black male, 18-20 years of age, around 6'5'' tall wearing a black hoodie. He was last seen running towards Quebec Road, just a block over from the scene.

We will continue to update this story as more information becomes available.

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