Two other victims are in the hospital, according to police.
Chief Eliot Isaac said the gunfire started around 9:10 this morning when the shooter came into the Fifth Third Bank headquarters’ loading dock at Fountain Square in downtown Cincinnati. He began shooting, then entered the lobby. Officers engaged the suspect, Isaac said, in an effort to prevent further victims. One of the officers killed the shooter, according to the city’s mayor.
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Deputies were preparing to search the shooter’s house in North Bend, a Cincinnati suburb.
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