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Man arrested, charged for the shooting death of a man in South Fairmount

Cincinnati police
Posted at 11:34 AM, May 24, 2021
and last updated 2021-05-26 08:48:24-04

CINCINNATI — Police arrested a man Tuesday after they said he shot a man Thursday evening in South Fairmount, leading to his death Saturday.

Rogerick Mitchell, 33, shot 40-year-old Daniel Johnson around 7:45 p.m. Thursday near the 1500 block of Queen City Avenue, according to a Cincinnati Police Department news release.

First responders transported Johnson to the University of Cincinnati Medical Center. However, Johnson died at the hospital Saturday from his injuries.

Police charged Mitchell with murder for Johnson's death.

Police are still investigating the shooting.