Police ID man killed in East Westwood shooting

Published: Jul. 5, 2022 at 11:14 PM EDT|Updated: Jul. 6, 2022 at 5:42 AM EDT
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CINCINNATI (WXIX) - A homicide investigation is underway after a SWAT standoff in East Westwood Tuesday night.

Cincinnati police and first responders arrived at an apartment complex on Westwood Northern Boulevard for a reported shooting around 9:45 p.m.

Upon arrival, officers located 47-year-old Alphonso Bowers suffering from a gunshot wound.

He was taken to UC Medical Center where he died as a result of his injuries.

Cincinnati police say Alphonso Bowers, 47, was shot in East Westwood Tuesday night. He died at...
Cincinnati police say Alphonso Bowers, 47, was shot in East Westwood Tuesday night. He died at University of Cincinnati Medical Center.(Cincinnati Police Department)

A SWAT team arrived on the shooting scene around 11 p.m.

Police said no arrests have been made.

No suspect information has been released.

The investigation by the Homicide Unit is ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to call 513-352-3542.

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