Man dies after being shot in St. Bernard

CINCINNATI - A man has died after being shot in St. Bernard early Tuesdaymorning.

The shooting happened around 12:30 a.m. outside a residence inthe 4200 block of Vine Street near Mitchell Avenue.

Police say 20-year-old Jeremy Pierce Hibbett was shot after heengaged in an argument with a 60-year-old man. The man went insidethe residence, grabbed a .38 caliber revolver, came out and shotHibbett once in the chest.

Hibbett was rushed to University Hospital, but was pronounceddead around 6 a.m.

Police say they took the 60-year-old man into custody inconnection to the incident. Police questioned and released him. Hisidentity has not been released.

9 News talked with the suspected shooter and there may be moreat stake in this case than meets the eye. Tune in to 9 News at 5p.m. to hear what the suspected shooter has to say.

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