Cincinnati police have reported that a tragic shooting incident in Winton Hills has resulted in the death of a 16-year-old boy. The shooting took place early in the morning, at around 2 a.m., on Tuesday on Strand Lane in the 600 block.
The victim, identified as Brandon Burton, was discovered by the police with multiple gunshot wounds. He was immediately taken to the University of Cincinnati Medical Center, but unfortunately, he succumbed to his injuries and passed away.
According to eyewitnesses, a large crowd had gathered at the scene of the incident, and several people were detained in handcuffs. The exact involvement of these individuals in the shooting is yet to be ascertained.
The Cincinnati police department is treating the case as a homicide and has requested anyone with relevant information to come forward and contact their Homicide Unit at 513-352-3542.
The untimely death of a young life is a tragedy, and our thoughts go out to the family and friends of Brandon Burton during this difficult time.
This is a developing story and will be updated once more information becomes available.