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UPDATE: Tip Leads Police to Double Homicide Suspect, Second Victim Identified

UPDATE: The second victim has been identified as 41-year-old Steve Watkins

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HAMILTON -- Police say they have arrested Alfred I. Rutherford, who is wanted for the Wednesday morning shooting death of his daughter and man in Rutherford's home.

Police say they were acting on a tip as to his whereabouts when they took Rutherford into custody without incident at Joyce Park in Hamilton. Officers also have recently found the vehicle -- a red Ford Escort -- that Rutherford reportedly had driven in from the shooting scene.



Earlier coverage:

Hamilton Man Accused in Shooting Death of Daughter, Man

HAMILTON -- Police are looking for a man accused of fatally shooting his daughter and a man early Wednesday morning in his home.

Hamilton police say they responded to a shooting call at 2:24 a.m. Wednesday, June 18, at 2710 Hilda Avenue.

Hamilton police say 55-year-old Alfred I. Rutherford shot and killed his daughter, 29-year-old Lacey L. Rutherford, and another person in the suspect's Hilda Avenue home.

The identity of the second shooting victim has not yet been released.

Rutherford is described as a white male, 5-feet-11 and 185 pounds. He has short salt-and-pepper hair and mustache. He left the scene in a four-door red Ford Escort with Ohio license plate FPS7275. The model year is not confirmed but possibly could be from the mid-90s.

If you have any information about Rutherford's whereabouts, you're asked to call Hamilton police at 513-868-5811 ext. 2002.



Earlier coverage:

Police Asking for Help Finding Homicide Suspect

HAMILTON -- Police are looking for a homicide suspect who should be considered armed.

Hamilton Police say they responded at 2:24 a.m. Wednesday, June 18, to a shooting death at 2710 Hilda Avenue and now they say 55-year-old Alfred I. Rutherford is the suspect in that shooting.

Rutherford is described as a white male, 5-feet-11 and 185 pounds. He has short salt-and-pepper hair and mustache. He left the scene in a four-door red Ford Escort with Ohio license plate FPS7275. The model year is not confirmed but possibly could be from the mid-90s.

If you have any information about Rutherford's whereabouts, you're asked to call Hamilton police at 513-868-5811 ext. 2002.

Police say more information is expected to be released later this morning.

 
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