Man injured in shooting near Taste of Cincinnati

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - A man was arrested early Monday in connection to a shooting that happened just blocks away from the Taste of Cincinnati.

Patrick Ewing, 22, was charged with two counts of felonious assault. Police said Ewing allegedly chased another man down the street on Garfield Place near Vine Street when he started shooting.

Authorities said one of the bullets hit a man getting out of his car. He was taken to a nearby hospital and only minor injuries were reported.

The shooting happened just after 8:30 p.m. just three blocks north from the Taste of Cincinnati.

Ewing was taken to the Hamilton County Justice Center and scheduled to appear in court Monday at 9 a.m.

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