Cincinnati Police Investigate Weekend Homicide

Desmond Chappell / Courtesy Cincinnati Police
Desmond Chappell / Courtesy Cincinnati Police

(CINCINNATI) -- The Cincinnati Police Department's Homicide Unit is investigating a homicide that occurred on Friday, April 11 at 9:17 p.m.

Police responded to the 3100 block of Saffer St. after receiving a report of a person shot at that location.

Responding officers and paramedics discovered a male shooting victim identified as Desmond Chappell, 27. Paramedics transported Chappell to University Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

Anyone with information on this incident is urged to call Crimestoppers at 352-3040.