Police seek 2 suspects in fatal West College Hill shooting

WEST COLLEGE HILL (FOX19) - Police are searching for two suspects following a fatal shooting in West College Hill.

Officers were called to a reported shooting at Crutchfield Park, located in the 6400 block of Simpson Avenue, around 8:15 p.m. on Friday night.

Upon arrival, officers found a 29-year-old man had been shot. The victim was transported to Mercy Mt. Airy Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The victim's name has been withheld pending family notification.

Authorities are searching for two suspects following the shooting. Police say both suspects are approximately 20 years old. The first suspect has been described as a 160 pound black male wearing a blue hoodie with white stripes on the sleeves. The second suspect is described as having a slim build and wearing a grey hoodie and green shorts with white trim.

The suspects were last seen running east on Highland. Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact Springfield Township Police at 513-729-1300 or CrimeStoppers at 513-352-3040.

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