Police ID 25-year-old victim in West Chester shooting

Police ID 25-year-old victim in West Chester shooting
(Source: Raycom)

WEST CHESTER, Ohio (FOX19) - One person is dead and another wounded following a shooting in West Chester, according to a township spokesperson

West Chester Police were called to the 6900 block of Lakeside Drive around 3:50 p.m on Friday for a report of shots fired.

They found one man, Jesse K. Buabeng, 25, of West Chester, dead from a gunshot wound, spokesperson Barb Wilson said.

Wilson says another man, who was shot in the foot, was taken to UC Health West Chester Hospital.

The Butler County Coroner ruled Buabeng’s death as a homicide.

West Chester Police are not looking for suspects and have no reason to believe there is a threat to the community, Wilson said.

The investigation is ongoing.

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