Father dead, son in custody in Bond Hill shooting

1 dead in Bond Hill shooting

BOND HILL (FOX19) - One person is dead and another is in custody after a shooting in Bond Hill early Monday, Cincinnati police said.

Officers confirmed they responded to a report of a male shot in the back of the head at a residence in the 5100 block of Grafton Avenue about 5:15 a.m.

1 person dead in Bond Hill shooting

They said they took one person into custody in front of the home shortly after.

Minutes later, one shooting victim was found at the scene, police confirmed, and homicide investigators were called.

The victim has been identified as 48-year-old Corey Matthews.

Officers spent several minutes going through the home to make sure it was safe before clearing it for other first responders to enter.

Police said they arrested and charged 28-year-old Brandon Evegan-Matthews.

Police confirmed Brandon Evegan-Matthews is the son of Corey Matthews.

“District 4 & Criminal Investigation Section personnel are conducting a death investigation in the 5100 block of Grafton," a police spokesman wrote in a statement. "The investigation is in the preliminary stages. We will provide more information when it becomes available.”

Grafton Avenue was shut down in the area at Dale Road while police investigated.

Evegan-Matthews was indicted on Dec. 11 and faces two counts of murder and one count of felonious assault, according to court documents.

Anyone with information on the homicide is asked to call the Homicide Unit at 513-352-3542.

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