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Man Arrested on Attempted Murder Charges in Steubenville

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A man was arrested on charges of robbery and attempted murder Saturday evening in Steubenville.

Devon Jones-Hill, 18, of Steubenville was arrested after a robbery at the 1500 Block of Maryland Street. According to Chief Bill McCafferty, police arrived on scene at about 5:25 p.m. Saturday.

The suspect then reportedly pulled out a gun and began firing at officers. Steubenville police then fired back at the man, before he fled on foot.

As a result, police arrested Jones-Hill on one count of robbery and two counts of attempted murder. Jones-Hill is lodged at the Steubenville Justice Center. The shooting will be investigated by the Ohio BCI and the robbery will be investigated by the Steubenville Police Department.