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16-year-old shooting victim turns up at Cincinnati hospital

A 16-year-old shooting victim showed up at a Cincinnati hospital overnight, police said.
A 16-year-old shooting victim showed up at a Cincinnati hospital overnight, police said.
Published: Jul. 20, 2021 at 3:32 AM EDT|Updated: Jul. 20, 2021 at 9:22 AM EDT
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CINCINNATI (WXIX) - A 16-year-old shooting victim showed up at a Cincinnati hospital overnight, police said.

The teen, a male, was taken by private vehicle to Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center in Avondale about 11:30 p.m. Monday, police said in a statement.

His injuries are considered non-life-threatening.

Police said they were initially unsure where the boy was shot.

Upon further investigation, they said they determined it was in the 4800 block of Winneste Avenue in Winton Hills.

No suspect information was available.

The incident remains under investigation.

Cincinnati police first said the victim was 13 years old, but clarified on Tuesday he was 16. They said the information they were given on Monday was incorrect.

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