Police: 1 shot outside ‘Take a Shot’ bar in Mt. Healthy

Police: 1 shot outside ‘Take a Shot’ bar in Mt. Healthy
One person was shot and sustained non-life threatening injuries Sunday in front of Take A Shot Bar, Mount Healthy police say. (Source: Jake Zimmerman)

MOUNT HEALTHY, Ohio (FOX19) - Police said they are searching for suspects after a shooting Sunday outside a bar in Mount Healthy.

Mount Healthy police say they responded to the shooting outside of Take A Shot bar in the 1300 block of Compton Road at 5:10 p.m.

The victim, who was identified as Jasaun Abernathy, 23, was shot one time, according to police.

He was transported to University of Cincinnati Medical Center with an injury that is not considered life-threatening.

Investigators said they believe the shooting was a targeted incident involving a dark-colored SUV with five people inside: four males and one female.

Person of Interest - Mount Healthy Shooting- Take a Shot Bar 1357 Compton on 9/22/19. If you can identify please call...

Posted by MtHealthy PD on Monday, September 23, 2019
Mount Healthy police believe a dark-colored SUV may have been involved in the shooting.
Mount Healthy police believe a dark-colored SUV may have been involved in the shooting. (Source: Mount Healthy Police Department)

The shooting remains under investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Mount Healthy Police Department: 513-728-3183, or Crime Stoppers: 513-352-3040.

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