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Woman claims man she shot was would-be robber

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Posted at 6:36 AM, Jun 22, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-27 16:23:54-04

CINCINNATI — A woman said a man was trying to rob her Saturday morning so she shot him in the stomach, according to the Cincinnati Police Department.

This happened around 5 a.m. Saturday morning near 3635 Reading Rd. in Avondale. The investigation into the incident shut down Reading Road between Chalfonte Place and Gholson Avenue.

The alleged would-be robber was taken to the hospital.