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Homicide Investigation

Antonio Blair

CRIMINAL INVESTIGATION SECTION

MEDIA RELEASE

August 16, 2020

 On August 16, 2020, at 12:34 am, District Four officers responded to the 700 block of Chalfonte Place to investigate a report of multiple people shot.  First responders located one victim suffering from gunshot wounds at that location.  The victim was transported to University Hospital by Cincinnati Fire Department personnel where he succumbed to his injuries.  Three other gunshot victims from that location responded to University Hospital via private conveyance.  Their identities are not being released.

The homicide victim has been identified as Antonio Blair, 21 years of age. 

On August 17, 2020, the Cincinnati Police Homicide Unit charged Marlon Canady, 30 years of age with Murder for the death of Mr. Blair.

 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.

 

 

Marlon Canady