By: Taylor Weiter
CINCINNATI — Cincinnati police arrested a 23-year-old man in connection to the shooting death of a 44-year-old woman in West Price Hill Wednesday night.
Cincinnati police blocked off the 1200 block of Sunset Avenue around 9 p.m. as they investigated the shooting.
Officers found a woman who was shot in the chest, Cincinnati police said. She was taken to UC Medical Center, where she later died.
Cincinnati police identified the woman Thursday as 44-year-old Brandy Lawless.
Investigators arrested Zachary Barnhorst, 23, charging him with Lawless’ murder.
Barnhorst was taken to the Hamilton County Jail and booked around 7:30 a.m. on Thursday.
Anyone with information about the homicide is urged to call Cincinnati Police Department’s Homicide unit at 513-352-3542.
Reposted with permission from WCPO 9 Cincinnati.