Police are investigating an apparent murder suicide after they found two people fatally shot Saturday morning.
Officers were called shortly before 4:30 a.m. to the 1600 block of Waverly Avenue on a report of a person shot. They found a man and woman dead at the scene.
The victims were identified as 31-year-old Ashley Montgomery and 39-year-old Clifford Smith.
Preliminary investigation indicates Smith shot Montgomery and then killed himself, according to Cincinnati police.
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