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Homicide Investigation

CRIMINAL INVESTIGATION SECTION

MEDIA RELEASE

August 16, 2020

On August 14, 2020, at approximately 11:08 PM, District Three officers responded to a report of a person shot in the 3400 block of Bassett Road.  Victim was transported to Mercy Health – Queen City Medical Center.  Shortly after arrival at the hospital, the victim was pronounced dead.  The victim has been identified as Aurora McCarter, 17 years of age

 UPDATE:

 On August 16, 2020, the Cincinnati Police Department’s Homicide Unit arrested, Calvester Coleman Jr., 16 years of age, in connection to the death of Aurora McCarter.

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.