Shadowhare’s real name revealed

A Cincinnati police officer has revealed local super hero as none other than “Cleveland Cummins.”

Information apparently revealed during conversation with the regular-citizen-turned-crime fighter.

Unknown residence, age or other pertitent vital information.

Will update as new information becomes available.

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Joe Wessels

Joe Wessels is a freelance journalist and photographer. Wessels covers local news events for Thomson Reuters news service and features for's Cincinnati Guide site, plus is the executive director of hyperlocal news site, He wrote for The Cincinnati Post, covering Cincinnati City Hall and Hamilton County government and wrote a weekly political column, which continued weekly at Cincinnati CityBeat. Previously, he was a reporter for the Cincinnati Business Courier and writes or has written for several publications in Cincinnati and around the country including The Cincinnati Enquirer, Las Vegas Review-Journal, Cincinnati Magazine, Cincy Magazine and the Sacramento News & Review. He is a native of Colerain Township, one of Cincinnati's western suburbs, and now lives in Over-the-Rhine near downtown Cincinnati. He has a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology and a journalism writing certificate from the University of Cincinnati. He also graduated from Colerain High School, is an avid photographer, news junkie and was once a roller rink disc jockey, and sometimes rides a scooter around town.

6 thoughts on “Shadowhare’s real name revealed”

  1. cool
    This info will make it a lot easier for the guy who dislocated his shoulder to hunt ShadowHare down, finish the job & go back to beating the crap out of his old lady without interference.

  2. Dude…give the guy a break… he wants to keep his identity a secret…even if the reason for it is bullshit, atleast respect the guy’s will for annonymity.

    Do you realize how much shit he will have to take from people on the streets if people ever find out what he looks like?

    I say, you’re ruining the guy’s life here…do him, and all the people who feel for him, a favor…and don’t make his life any harder than it is right now.

    I know you don’t mean harm…but… give the guy a break.

  3. Would you look at that? I’m guessing you’re a reporter…Correct? I’m guessing that your body of work isn’t so impressive that you couldn’t pass up on being the “first” to release Shadow Hare’s identity to the public.

    If I’m wrong thus far, please…Correct my grievous error.

    My name, mon amie, is Tiny Terror and in case you were wondering, I am deeply embroiled in the perpetual drama that is the RLSH community. Think of me as one of those who “watch the watchmen”, so to speak. A common citizen under the most noble and reviled title of super-villain.

    I would suggest, Mr. Wessels, that you remove this information at once. You, as some sort of…pimp for the mass media…should understand that it’s quite inhumane of you to release such information. And to follow it up with the fact that you lack other information? Poor taste and bad journalism.

    You must be an amateur, I take it?

  4. Just like all great super heroes. His first and last name begin with the same letter.
    Peter Parker
    Reed Richards
    Bruce Banner
    Cleveland Cummings

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