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Published: Saturday, 1/11/2014 - Updated: 2 years ago

Tips sought to solve 2012 fatal shooting


Toledo police are seeking information about a homicide that occurred in central Toledo on Dec. 10, 2012.

Anthony Fizer, 42, was shot once in the face and once in the right leg about 7:35 p.m. at 523 Winfield Rd. near Cherry Street and North Detroit Avenue. He was taken to Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center and pronounced dead just after 8 p.m.

The victim pulled up in his car, parked it in the driveway outside his home, and headed for the front porch, at which time two men approached him. A struggle ensued, during which time the victim was shot, according to police.

Officers responding to a report of shots fired arrived about 7:40 p.m. and found the victim on the sidewalk in front of the residence. Witnesses said two men fled the scene on foot. Police said robbery was an apparent motive.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stopper.

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