Two Injured, Three Killed in Cincinnati Bank Shooting

Emergency personnel and police work the scene of shooting near Fountain Square, Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018, in downtown Cincinnati. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
AP/John Minchillo

Two people were injured and three killed when a man opened fire at Cincinnati’s Fifth Third Bank building Thursday.

The suspect was subsequently killed by police.

The Daily Mail reports that the shooting occurred in the “lobby and loading dock” areas.

Cincinnati Police Chief Eliot Isaac said 911 calls on the shooting began to come in around 9:10 a.m. The Cincinnati Enquirer reports that the scene was secured by 9:15 a.m.

No motive for the attack has been released.

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