Police identify man killed in Avondale shooting

Police say 22-year-old Rashon Watson Jr was shot and killed in Avondale. (CPD)

AVONDALE, Ohio (WKRC) - Cincinnati Police are investigating a homicide after a man shot in Avondale died.

Police say 22-year-old Rashon Watson Jr showed up at UC Medical Center. He had been taken to the hospital by a private vehicle, not an ambulance. Watson died a short time later.

Detectives believe the shooting took place in the area of Hickory and Harvey.

Police said ShotSpotter did not pick up the shooting, leading them to believe it may have happened inside a vehicle.

Police have not released any suspect information.

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