Woman charged with murder after fatal fight

Posted at 7:29 PM, May 19, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-20 08:29:02-04

CINCINNATI -- A woman in a reported fight died of her injuries and police have charged another woman in her death.

Officers responded to a report of a fight in the 2600 block of Stanton Avenue just before 8:30 p.m. Thursday. However, they couldn't find a victim at the scene.

A short time later, Shawnice Johnson arrived at University of Cincinnati Medical Center. She died from her injuries Friday.

After Johnson's death, police arrested Markeisha Elliott and charged her with murder.

The investigation is ongoing. Police asked anyone with information to call them at 513-352-3542 or Crimestoppers at 513-352-3040, or to submit a tip at