Melvin Stanford Death – Obituary : Authorities say the man found shot dead near Eastlawn Drive has been identified as Melvin Stanford.
EMS responded to the scene on Losantiville Avenue near Eastlawn Drive, at abou6t about 7:30 p.m. on a reports of shots fired. Arriving officers located the 57-year-old with gunshot injuries.
Stanford was transported to the UC Medical Center, where he succumbed to his injuries.
Authorities are yet to disclose if any suspect has been taken into custody.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Cincinnati Police Department’s Homicide Unit at (513) 352-3542.