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Police: 17-year-old killed in Westwood shooting

Police are investigating after a man was shot to death inside an apartment complex off Montana Avenue early Thursday. (FOX19 NOW/Jordan Vilines) Police are investigating after a man was shot to death inside an apartment complex off Montana Avenue early Thursday. (FOX19 NOW/Jordan Vilines)
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WESTWOOD, OH (FOX19) -

A 17-year-old male was shot and killed inside an apartment off Montana Avenue early Thursday, Cincinnati police said.

The victim, Joseph Reno Armstrong Jr., was pronounced dead at Western Glen apartments shortly after the shooting was reported at 3:13 a.m., said Captain Doug Wiesman.

A second man who is in his early 20s was reported shot and taken to University of Cincinnati Medical Center. Wiesman said he has minor injuries.

The incident remains under investigation. It occurred during what police describe as a get-together. 

Investigators are talking with witnesses. 

The entrance to the apartment complex had been blocked off with crime scene tape all morning as crews investigated the incident. 

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

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