Victim identified in Over-the-Rhine shooting, police say

Victim identified in Over-the-Rhine shooting, police say
One person is dead and another is injured after a shooting occurred in Over-the-Rhine Saturday morning, police said. (Source: WXIX)

CINCINNATI (FOX19) - One person is dead and another injured after a shooting in Over-the-Rhine Saturday, police said.

A news release from the Cincinnati Police Department Police identified Leonard Powell, 32, as the shooting victim.

Police have identified Leonard Powell, 32, as the shooting victim.
Police have identified Leonard Powell, 32, as the shooting victim. (Source: WXIX)

Officers said when they arrived at the scene in the 1600 block of Hamer Street around 3:30 a.m., they found Powell deceased and another victim suffering from gunshot wounds.

The Cincinnati Fire Department took the injured victim to the University of Cincinnati Medical Center.

It is unclear as to how or why the shooting took place.

Officers are still investigating.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Cincinnati Police Department Homicide Unit at 513-352-3542.

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