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On Tuesday, December 24, 2019, at approximately 2240 hours, the Cincinnati Police Department’s Traffic Unit responded to 4406 Colerain Avenue to investigate a fatal injury traffic crash.

Mr. Marquis Colbert, M/39, a pedestrian was crossing the street, West on Colerain Avenue.  The driver of an unknown vehicle was travelling North on Colerain Avenue.  Mr. Colbert crossed the street in front of the unknown vehicle and was struck. The striking vehicle fled the scene.

The striking vehicle is described as a black or dark colored sedan, possibly a Ford, with tinted windows missing its driver side mirror.  The vehicle may have front end damage from the collision.

Mr. Colbert was struck a second time while lying in the street by a silver 2007 Nissan Altima being operated by a F/15.

Mr. Colbert was transported to University of Cincinnati Medical Center by Cincinnati Fire Personnel, while being treated succumbed to his injuries.

Mr. Colbert was not in a marked crosswalk at the time of the crash.

Excessive speed and impairment are unknown at this time.

The Traffic Unit is continuing the investigation and any witnesses to this crash are asked to contact the Cincinnati Police Department’s Traffic Unit at 513.352.2514.

F-74          OH #195018158

Authority:     Lieutenant Brian C. Norris, Traffic Unit Commander 

            By:        Sergeant Jason S. Mummert, Traffic Unit Supe

CRIMINAL INVESTIGATION SECTION

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August 11, 2019

 

On August 11, 2019, at approximately 11:10 AM, District Three officers responded to investigate the report of a shooting in the 2100 block of Queen City Avenue.  First responders located a shooting victim who was deceased at the scene.   The victim has been identified as Kimberly L. Lorman, 35 years of age

 

The investigation by the Cincinnati Police Department’s Homicide Unit is ongoing.  Anyone with information about this homicide is asked to call the Homicide Unit at (513) 352-3542.

 

CRIMINAL INVESTIGATION SECTION

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August 11, 2019

 

On August 11, 2019, at approximately 4:19 a.m., District Five officers responded to investigate a report of a shooting in the 500 block of Orient Avenue.  First responders located a shooting victim who was deceased at the scene.   The victim has been identified as Benoit Essex, 31 years of age

 

The investigation by the Cincinnati Police Department’s Homicide Unit is ongoing.  Anyone with information about this homicide is asked to call the Homicide Unit at (513) 352-3542.

$$2500.00 Cash reward for information leading to the identification of a suspect or an arrest.

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July 21, 2019

On July 21, 2019, at approximately 4:29 a.m., District Two officers responded to investigate a report of a shooting in the 3100 block of Durrell Avenue. First responders located a shooting victim who was transported to UC Medical Center. The victim died a short time later from his injuries. The victim has been identified as Benayah Yisrael, a male black, 22 years of age.

The investigation by the Cincinnati Police Department’s Homicide Unit is ongoing. Anyone with information about this homicide is asked to call the Homicide Unit at (513) 352-3542.

$$$ 2500.00 Cash Reward for information leading to a suspect or an arrest.

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July 22, 2019

On July 21, 2019, at approximately 9:16 p.m., District Four officers responded to investigate a report of a shooting in the 700 block of Wayne Street. First responders located a shooting victim who was deceased at the scene. The victim has been identified as Karl King Jr., a male black, 32 years of age.

The investigation by the Cincinnati Police Department’s Homicide Unit is ongoing. Anyone with information about this homicide is asked to call the Homicide Unit at (513) 352-3542.

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June 3, 2019

 

On June 2, 2019, at approximately 7:54 PM, District Three Officers responded to investigate a report of a shooting in the 3300 block of Bassett Road. First responders located a shooting victim, who was pronounced deceased at the scene. 

 

The victim has been identified as Taher Taher, 32 years of age.

 

The investigation by the Cincinnati Police Department’s Homicide Unit is ongoing.   There is no suspect information to release at this time.  Anyone with information about this homicide is asked to call the Homicide Unit at (513) 352-3542.

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June 1, 2019

 

On May 31, 2019, at 9:38 pm, District Two officers responded to the 3100 block of Durrell Avenue to investigate a report of a person shot. First responders located the shooting victim, he was pronounced deceased at the scene.  The victim has been identified as David Lynn Jr., 25 years of age

 

The investigation by the Cincinnati Police Department’s Homicide Unit is on-going.   Anyone with information about this homicide is asked to call the Homicide Unit at (513) 352-3542.