Man found fatally shot in wooded area in Fairmount identified

Man found fatally shot in wooded area in Fairmount identified
(PHOTO: FOX19 NOW/ Dave Smith)
(PHOTO: FOX19 NOW/ Dave Smith)

FAIRMOUNT, OH (FOX19) - The man that was found fatally shot in a wooded area of Fairmount Friday evening has been identified, Cincinnati Police have confirmed.

Officers were initially dispatched to Westwood Northern Blvd. near Beekman St. around 7:15 p.m. for reports of a traffic incident.

Police say Jydale Keith's car rolled down a hill off of Beekman St and stopped in a wooded area just west of the Mill Creek.

Responding officers initially believed the incident was a traffic fatality but found that Keith, 20, suffered a gunshot wound, according to Lt. Steve Saunders. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Anyone with information is encouraged to call CrimeStoppers (513) 352-3040.

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