Man shot dead near University of Cincinnati

CINCINNATI (AP) — Police say a 28-year-old man was found fatally shot on the front lawn of a home a few blocks from the University of Cincinnati campus.

The man's body was found early Wednesday in the Clifton Heights neighborhood, a few blocks south of UC's Uptown campus.

He was shot once in the chest and was pronounced dead at the scene. Police said the shooting happened just after midnight.

Police said the man is not a UC student and is not from the area.

His name hasn't been released. The investigation was continuing. Police say they are looking for a black SUV.

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