Another Cincinnati man, William D. Harris, 26, was arrested in California after the fatal shooting. He is also charged with murder, aggravated robbery, felonious assault and having weapons under disability. His trial is scheduled to begin in September.
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William and Keith Harris are not related, according to police.
The incident happened when an intruder entered an upper floor apartment of the Nelson Street residence and shot Shepard during a reported exchange of gunfire.
In a 911 call, a woman who lived in the apartment downstairs said people had been banging on their doors and broke out the sliding glass doors.
“Someone is breaking into the house upstairs from me,” the woman told dispatchers. “I hear banging. She (the woman in the upstairs apartment) is crying. She is asking for help.”
The woman said her neighbor cried out that someone was shot outside.
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