Update: Suspect arrested for armed robbery near UC

Police arresting the suspect in Avondale
Police arresting the suspect in Avondale

A man has been arrested following an armed robbery on Sunday that occurred near the University of Cincinnati Campus. 

Police say a sophomore UC student was walking on Jefferson Avenue near Charlton Street when he was approached by the suspect, Michael Davis, around 7:50 p.m.

Davis came from behind the victim, pointing a gun at him and demanding property then shooting the victim in the leg.

Davis fled in a stolen vehicle and was pursued by police to Norwhich Court in Avondale. He then fled on foot and was tracked down by canine units.

He has been charged with Aggravated Robbery, Felonious Assault, Having Weapons while under Disability, Carrying a Concealed Weapon, Receiving Stolen Property, and Failure to Comply.

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