Man arrested, charged with ‘causing the death of’ Cincinnati woman

Man arrested, charged with ‘causing the death of’ Cincinnati woman
The homicide investigation remains ongoing. (Source: WXIX)

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - A 40-year-old man has been arrested and charged with causing the death of a 36-year-old Cincinnati woman.

Police responded Wednesday around 5:30 a.m. to a report of a dead person on the 600 block of Forest Avenue. First responders found the victim unresponsive inside a home. Marquita Westbrook was pronounced dead at the scene.

Rico Murph was arrested hours later around 3 p.m. Police say he has been charged “with causing the death of” the victim.

The homicide investigation remains ongoing.

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