Police arrest suspect in Piatt Park shooting

Police arrest suspect in Piatt Park shooting
Police arrest 22-year-old Rodney Walker in correlation to the shooing at Piatt Park. (Source: Daoud, Natalya)

CINCINNATI (FOX19) - Cincinnati Police arrested a man for a shooting that happened at Piatt Park Friday night.

Rodney Walker, 22, was arrested earlier this morning on a felonious assault charge.

Police say the suspect shot a gun and injured a man in Piatt Park.

They said a man was riding a bike home after work when he was struck by a bullet.

According to police, the victim came upon a fight between the suspect and an unknown individual. The suspect pulled out a gun and fired at the unknown individual, but struck the victim.

Cincinnati police released surveillance images showing a man they say is the Piatt Park shooter.
Cincinnati police released surveillance images showing a man they say is the Piatt Park shooter.

The suspect then fired the gun several more times into the ground, police said.

If you have any information on this shooting, you’re asked to call Detective Upchurch at 513-352-5446.

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