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Police identify victim in fatal shooting in Roselawn

Posted: 2:55 PM, Aug 27, 2019
Updated: 2019-08-28 05:01:41-04
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CINCINNATI — Cincinnati police have identified Kacey Jones, 28, as the victim in a fatal shooting Tuesday afternoon in Roselawn.

Officers found Jones shot to death in the 2000 block of Seymour Avenue at approximately 1:41 p.m., according to a police release Tuesday night.

No other information about Jones was released.

Officials said the incident occurred in Roselawn Park. Police are looking for a black Nissan that fled the scene.

The shooting occurred near the Cincinnati Reds Youth Academy but not on that property, according to a Reds spokesperson.

This is the second homicide in Roselawn this year. There were no homicides in Roselawn last year, according to city records .