Police investigate shooting on Mansion Avenue in Price Hill, Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2012. Michael Benedic / STAFF
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CINCINNATI - Cincinnati police are investigating multiple shootings Tuesday, one in Price Hill, one in Avondale and another in Westwood.

Officers first responded to the intersection of Warsaw and Woodlawn avenues at approximately 12:40 p.m. on a report of a shooting, with the victim suffering injuries to his chest and arm, according to preliminary police radio traffic.

Upon arrival, officers found the victim on Mansion Avenue and he was taken to University of Cincinnati Medical Center. Officers told 9 On Your Side the victim did not suffer life-threatening injuries.

Police have two people in custody but they have not been arrested yet, according to officers at the scene. Police have attempted to interview the victim, but are receiving little cooperation.

In the other shooting, police found a victim with a gunshot wound in a vehicle near the intersection of Reading Road and Victory Parkway in Avondale, according to authorities.

The severity of the victim's injuries is not known at this time.

A fatal shooting also occurred in Westwood at around 7:40 p.m. Officers are continuing to investigate that incident, looking for leads on a suspect who shot a 20-year-old woman to death, and also shot a man in the head. More information can be found about that investigation at http://www.wcpo.com/dpp/news/local_news/1-killed-1-hurt-in-westwood-shooting .

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 513-352-3040.

9 On Your Side and WCPO.com will update this story as more information becomes available.


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