Arrest made in robbery & shooting near UC

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - A Northside teen is arrested after an investigation into a robbery and shooting near the University of Cincinnati campus.

It happened on Warner Street near Stratford around 12 a.m. on October 28.

Police say a UC student and a male friend were approached by two suspects. The suspects began a conversation with them before stealing the student's purse and wallet and shooting the male in the abdomen.

The male victim was taken to UC Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries, according to UC Police.

On Tuesday, detectives arrested and charged a 17-year-old male with two counts of Aggravated Robbery and one count of Felonious Assault.

Police say they believe there are more people involved and the investigation will continue.

If you have any information regarding this offense, please contact the District Five Investigative Unit at (513) 569-8500.

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