Cincinnati officials and Avondale residents will likely have a chance to meet next week with the firm that wants to buy nearly 750 units of HUD-supported Section 8 housing in the neighborhood. City Council was scheduled to vote Tuesday on a resolution opposing the sale. But the item was held because of the planned meeting. Kathy Schwab is with the Greater Cincinnati Local Initiatives Support Corporation.
Cincinnati Police are continuing an investigation after an officer shot and killed a suspect Wednesday evening in Avondale.
Channel 9 WCPO reported the incident happened around 5:30 p.m. at Reading Road and Burton Avenue.
Police were reportedly doing an undercover drug bust when they think the suspects caught on to the situation. The suspects and the officer began to exchange gun fire.
Channel 9 reported officials said one suspect died and the other is recovering from non life-threatening injuries at University Hospital.