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One killed, one critically injured in Avondale shooting

Posted at 6:18 PM, Jan 03, 2018
and last updated 2018-01-04 13:47:02-05

CINCINNATI -- One person died and one was left with life-threatening injuries after a Wednesday afternoon shooting in Avondale, according to Sgt. Eric Franz.

The shooting took place near the intersection of Rion Lane and Clinton Springs Avenue at about 5:25 p.m., police said. Both victims later arrived at Good Samaritan Hospital; one died shortly afterward.

Police identified the deceased victim Thursday as 19-year-old Tyrone Drummond. The other victim remained in critical condition at University of Cincinnati Medical Center Thursday. 

The Homicide Unit is investigating the case.

Police asked anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers at 513-352-3040.