24-year-old man injured in Avondale shooting

AVONDALE, OH (FOX19) - A 24-year-old man is in the hospital after a reported shooting Wednesday afternoon in Avondale.

It happened in the 500 block of Hale Avenue around 4:15 p.m.

Authorities on scene say Mario Lewis was shot in the lower back and transported to the University of Cincinnati Medical Center. His condition has not been released.

According to police, two suspects were seen running up Hallwood Place, a street just to the right of where the shooting was reported.

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