Dominic Weaver arrested in shooting death of Antonio Wright, 32, in Over-the-Rhine

CINCINNATI - Cincinnati police arrested a man Tuesday night in connection with the shooting death of 32-year-old Antonio Wright in Over-the-Rhine over the weekend.

On June 11, police signed murder charges on Dominic Weaver, 26, in Wright's death.

Wright was found on the sidewalk, shot in the head near his residence in the 1700 block of Race Street around 6 a.m. Sunday. The area's other homicide within a month's time occurred May 24 in Goose Alley near Race and Vine streets, when police found William Barnes, 29, fatally shot as well.

Police say Weaver was arrested Tuesday night with assistance from the Department's Fugitive Unit.

Wright's death remains under investigation.

Anyone with information about this homicide is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (513) 352-3040 or text "CINTIP" plus your message to CRIMES (274637). Callers may remain anonymous and may receive compensation for their information.

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