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Police: Man arrested, charged with murder in June 14 OTR shooting

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Posted at 5:37 PM, Jun 17, 2021
and last updated 2021-06-17 19:39:32-04

CINCINNATI — Cincinnati police Wednesday arrested and charged a man in connection with a fatal shooting that happened in Over-the-Rhine earlier this week.

Officers responded to a report of a shooting at 7:30 a.m. Monday, June 14, in the 1500 block of Goose Alley, where they found John Barron, 53, deceased from apparent gunshot wounds.

On Wednesday evening, police arrested 33-year-old Branden Caulton and charged him with murder in relation to the shooting.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to call Crimestoppers at 513-852-3040.