Man shot in torso in East End

Man shot in torso in East End
A man was shot outside this apartment building on Riverside Drive in the East End. (Photo: FOX19 NOW/Brittany Harry)

EAST END, Ohio (FOX19) - The search is on for a gunman wanted in a shooting in the East End overnight.

A man and a woman were confronted outside an apartment in the 2500 block of Riverside Drive about 1:40 a.m. Wednesday, according to Cincinnati police.

The victim was taken to University of Cincinnati Medical Center, where he is listed in serious but stable condition.

Police said they are investigating the shooting as part of a robbery.

This comes at a time when the city has seen an uptick in violence with eight homicides in the last week.

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