Two suspects flee after Northside shooting

NORTHSIDE, OH (FOX19) - Cincinnati Police are searching for two suspects after a reported shooting Thursday afternoon in Northside.

It happened around 12:30 p.m. on Apjones Street. Authorities said one person was shot and the two suspects fled the scene.

A description of the two suspects was not immediately available.

Authorities say the alleged victim is a man believed to be in his 50s or 60s. He was approached by two young males. The alleged victim and the two young men struggled over a back pack.

One shot was fired and the two young men ran through a backyard.

Police and neighbors say the alleged victim was alive when he was on a stretcher.

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