Police identify man shot in OTR homicide - Cincinnati News, FOX19-WXIX TV

Police identify man shot in OTR homicide

Spencer Cormier. (Provided) Spencer Cormier. (Provided)
Police released images of the victim's tattoos in an effort to identify him. (CPD) Police released images of the victim's tattoos in an effort to identify him. (CPD)
CINCINNATI (FOX19) -

Cincinnati police identified the man found shot to death on a sidewalk Monday morning as 37-year-old Spencer Cormier.

Officers and homicide investigators were called to McMicken Avenue between Frintz and Elder streets about 7 a.m. Monday.

First responders located the victim with a gunshot wound to his lower right abdomen, but he had already succumbed to his injuries, according to police.

Investigators turned to the public for help identifying the victim by Monday afternoon.

They released a description and photos of his tattoos in the hopes someone would recognize the tattoos and contact investigators.

By 11 p.m., police named Cormier as the victim. 

Anyone with information about this offense is asked to call police at 513-352-3542, or Crime Stoppers: 513-352-3040.

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