Cincinnati police identify victim in fatal Westwood shooting

Victim identified as Jamar Jones, 23

CINCINNATI -- A man who was shot in a Westwood apartment complex early Monday has died, according to police.

Investigators said the shooting happened at about 1 a.m. at 3160 Werk Road.

The victim, 23-year-old Jamar Jones, was taken to the University of Cincinnati Medical Center where he later died.

Police said the man’s apartment had been broken into but they did not have a description of the attacker because Jones did not cooperate with the investigation.

Anyone with information about this homicide 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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