Shooting In Over The Rhine Now Murder

(CINCINNATI) -- A shooting that took place Monday evening in Over the Rhine is now a murder.

Cincinnati Police responded to a report of two people shot on East McMicken Ave. on Monday around 5:30 p.m. They located a 37-year-old white male and 43-year-old female suffering from gunshot wounds.

The male victim was transported to University Hospital, where he died a short time later. He has been identified as Michael Aufrance.

The woman was hit by a stray bullet as she was walking on the sidewalk. She was also transported to University Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The Cincinnati Police Homicide Unit is investigating this offense.  Anyone with information about this offense is asked to call the Criminal Investigation Section at (513) 352-3542 or Crimestoppers at (513) 352-3040.