Police search for suspects in North College Hill home invasion, shooting
FOX19/Miranda Del Pozo
NORTH COLLEGE HILL, OH (FOX19) -
Police are searching for suspects involved in a North College Hill shooting early Tuesday morning.
Police responded to 1616 De Armand Ave. around 12:15 a.m. for a report of a person shot. When they arrived, police found the male homeowner shot twice in the leg. He was shot once in the upper calf and once in the lower thigh.
The niece of the homeowner was also shot in the lower right calf.
The homeowner and his niece were both transported to University of Cincinnati Hospital Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries. Two other people in the home at the time were not injured.
The victims reported that three men busted through the front door and demanded cash. Cash and a gold chain were taken.
According to police, suspect 1 is described as a black man with light complexion, about 20 years old, 5 feet 9 inches tall and 150 pounds. He was wearing a red hat, red t-shirt with white stripes, blue jeans and a red bandanna across his face. He was armed with a silver handgun.
Suspect 2 is described as a black man about 20 years old, 6 feet tall and 160 pounds. He was wearing a black Champion jacket with white strings and a white "C" on the chest and blue jeans. He was armed with a black revolver.
Suspect 3 is described as a black man of unknown age, 5 feet 7 inches tall and 260 pounds with a goatee and thick eyebrows. He was wearing a black zip-up hooded jacket over a white t-shirt and blue shorts with a green stripe down the side. He was possibly armed with a shotgun.
All suspects should be considered armed and dangerous.
Anyone with information is asked to call the North College Hill Police Department at 513-521-7171.