Police investigating early morning homicide in Avondale

James Joyner from Cincinnati Police.
James Joyner from Cincinnati Police.

AVONDALE, OH (FOX19) - Police are investigating a shooting in Avondale early Sunday morning.

It happened around 1:00 a.m. near the Auto Zone in the 3100 block of Reading Road.

Officials say crews found the victim, 45-year-old James Joyner, lying in the grass. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

FOX19 will continue to update this story as more information becomes available.

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