Police: Man shot in the groin in OTR - Cincinnati News, FOX19-WXIX TV

Man shot in the groin in Over-the-Rhine

The man was shot at 12th and Republic Streets in OTR (Photo: FOX19/Dan Wood) The man was shot at 12th and Republic Streets in OTR (Photo: FOX19/Dan Wood)
OVER-THE-RHINE (FOX19) -

Police are searching for a suspect who shot a man in the groin Tuesday in Over-The-Rhine.

The shooting happened around 1:15 p.m. at 12th and Republic Streets. Officers were conducting a training nearby and responded after hearing gunshots, according to District 1 Commander Mike John.

John says 10 shots were fired and the 21-year-old victim was transferred to the hospital with a single gunshot wound to the groin. His injuries are reportedly not life-threatening.

A suspect has not been located but officials say a black Toyota Camry was spotted leaving the scene.

Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 513-352-3040.

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