UPDATE: Victim in gun battle identified

Posted by Trina Kinstler - email



The deceased has been identified as Diamond Johnson, 21, of Roselawn.

Police are still looking for the second suspect. He is described as a male black with light complexion, thin build and may have a gunshot wound.


One man is dead after a break-in and gun battle in Colerain Township.

Investigators say two men got into a gun battle with a resident of the Burgundy Court Apartments during a break-in around 11 p.m. Tuesday night.

The resident shot and killed one of the men. Sheriff's deputies believe the other suspect was also shot, but he's still on the run.

No charges have been filed.