17-year-old killed at Crutchfield Park identified

Updated: Aug. 18, 2019 at 11:06 AM EDT
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SPRINGFIELD TOWNSHIP, Ohio (FOX19) - Police have identified the 17-year-old shot and killed at Crutchfield Park on Sunday.

Springfield Township police confirmed Isaac Moore died following the shooting in the 6400 block of Simpson Avenue.

Superintendent Gene Blalock told FOX19 NOW that Moore was a 12-grader at North College Hill High School.

Officers say he was transported to the University of Cincinnati Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

Police say the suspect, 21-year-old Johcar Dillard of Colerain Township, is charged with murder.

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Moore’s friends and family remembered him as a hardworking young man and loyal friend.

“Issac was always there if you needed him," Moore’s cousin Timya Smith said. "He was always helpful.”

She said Moore planned on going to college with hopes of attending Northern Kentucky University of Clark Atlanta University. He was going into his senior year and was a part of the varsity basketball team.

Blalock posted a message on social media saying professional counselors and psychologists would be at school Monday.

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