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Two overnight shootings turn deadly

Victim: Charles Woods Victim: Charles Woods
Victim: Quintin Wathel Victim: Quintin Wathel

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19)-- Police are investigating two separate shootings that claimed the lives of two men.

On Saturday, 18-year-old Charles Woods and 21-year-old Matthew Meriweather were sitting in the back seat of a Ford Explorer going west on Bahama Terrace. Police say several shots were then fired at the vehicle. Charles Woods died from the shooting and Matthew Meriweather was seriously injured.

Around 2:00am, police then responded to the 2000 block of Colerain Avenue for a report of a another shooting. When they arrived they found 29-year-old Quinton Wathel.

He was taken to University Hospital where he died from his injuries.

The Criminal Investigation Section is investigating both of these shootings. Anyone with information is asked to call Crimestoppers at 513-352-3040.

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