Violent Overnight

Victim - Chamonte Lewis (Courtesy Cincinnati Police)
Victim - Chamonte Lewis (Courtesy Cincinnati Police)

By Eileen Talkie - email

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Cincinnati Police are investigating two overnight shootings.

Police say the Homicide Unit is investigating a fatal shooting on Irving and Forest in Avondale. Police say 24 year old Chamote Lewis was found with multiple gunshot wounds around 1:00 AM. Police do not have any suspects.

Cincinnati Police are also investigating a shooting in  Over-the-Rhine. A man was found shot in the back around 2:00 AM, at the "Checks Cashed" on Liberty near Reading.

He's claiming to have been shot just a few block away at 12th and Reading. Police say his story doesn't quite add up and they are investigating. His injuries are not considered to be life threatening.

If you have any information on either shooting please call Crimestoppers at 513-352-3040.