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Police respond to Avondale shooting

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Cincinnati police said they are investigating a shooting in Avondale early Thursday.

Officers were called to a report of a man shot at close range on Forest near Washington avenues just before 4:30 a.m.

A caller told 911 dispatchers the shooter and victim ran down the street, and the shooting suspect had braided hair.

As officers responded, they received a report of a man found shot in both legs nearby on Bogart Avenue.

Officers found the shooting victim at the Bogart Avenue location and secured both scenes so they collect evidence at both, police confirmed.

The man has non-life threatening injuries, police said.

FOX19 NOW has a crew at the scene and will continue to update this story throughout the morning.

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