Police arrest homicide suspect after garbage truck driver finds body in Walnut Hills

Quamar Edwards accused of killing Deandre Edwards

CINCINNATI – Cincinnati police arrested a homicide suspect Wednesday in connection with the body found by a garbage truck driver on a Walnut Hills street last week.

Quamar Edwards is charged with murder in the shooting death of 28-year-old Deandre Edwards.

The two were not related, police said.

A sanitation worker found Deandre Edwards' body at 680 Tuxedo Place about 8:10 a.m. Thursday.

Anyone with information about this investigation is asked to call the Criminal Investigation Section at 352-3542 or CRIMESTOPPERS at 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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