Police ID man killed in Evanston shooting

1 dead in Evanston shooting
Published: Oct. 12, 2021 at 3:03 PM EDT
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CINCINNATI (WXIX) - The Cincinnati Police Department is investigating a fatal shooting in Evanston on Tuesday.

Around 1:15 p.m. Tuesday, a 39-year-old man was walking in the 3600 block of Montgomery Road when someone in a car started shooting at him, according to officers at the scene.

Police have identified the victim as Yarsellay Sammie Sr.

Yarsellay Sammie Sr.
Yarsellay Sammie Sr.(Cincinnati Police Department)

Sammie was transported to the University of Cincinnati Medical Center by a private vehicle, according to CPD.

He died upon arrival at the hospital, police say.

There is no suspect description yet, but police said the shooter was in a maroon four-door car.

Anyone with information is urged to contact CPD’s Homicide Unit at 513-352-3542.

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