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17-year-old arrested in deadly Valentine's Day shooting in North Avondale

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Posted at 3:18 PM, Feb 14, 2022
and last updated 2022-02-23 18:16:24-05

CINCINNATI — Cincinnati Police have arrested a 17-year-old after a deadly Valentine's Day shooting in North Avondale.

First responders found 28-year-old Gary Shanda Lee Walker dead from a gunshot wound while responding to the report of a crash in the 3900 block of Dickson Avenue at around 11 a.m. Feb. 14.

More than a week later, police announced the CPD Homicide Unit arrested and charged a 17-year-old with aggravated murder in the deadly shooting.

Investigators have not said if Walker was shot inside his car or if he was wounded before attempting to drive.

Police are still investigating the shooting. Anyone with information is asked to call the Homicide Unit at 513-352-3542.

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