Man arrested, victim identified in East Westwood shooting

Man arrested, victim identified in East Westwood shooting
Lonnie Wilburn was arrested for the shooting death of Robert Thomas. (Source: Cincinnati Police Department)

CINCINNATI (FOX19) - An arrest has been made in connection with a shooting that left one man dead and injured another in East Westwood Sunday afternoon.

It happened on McHenry and Baltimore Avenues around between 12:10 p.m. and 12:20 p.m.

Two people were taken to the University of Cincinnati Medical Center.

Robert Thomas, 37, succumbed to his injuries shortly after arrival, police say.

Robert Thomas was killed in a shooting in East Westwood.
Robert Thomas was killed in a shooting in East Westwood. (Source: Provided)

The other victim has non-life threatening injuries.

Cincinnati police say they arrested Lonnie Wilburn, 31, and charged him with the murder of Thomas.

Police are still investigating.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Criminal Investigation Section at 513-352-3542 or CrimeStoppers at 513-352-3040.

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