Victim shot in West End, police seek suspect

WEST END, OH (FOX19) - Cincinnati Police are investigating after a 21-year-old man was shot in the West End on Tuesday night.

Officers responded to reports of a shooting around 10 p.m. on Tuesday evening. Officers were called to Hays Porter Elementary School, located in the 1000 block of Cutter Street.

The victim tells authorities he was initially shot at the corner of Cutter Street and Chestnut before running to the school.

Police say the victim was shot in the back of the leg and was transported to the hospital. His injuries do not appear to be life-threatening.

The victim tells police he was shot by a man he did not recognize. The name of the victim has not been released. 

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