UPDATE (11:04 am): Cincinnati Police confirm now 4 dead in the attack, including the shooter. Original story is posted below.
Cincinnati Police are on the scene of a shooting at a Fifth Third Bank where 2 people have been killed and 4 more have been transported to area hospitals.
The first reports of the shooting in the Fountain Square area came in at around 9:10 am. The shooting took place in both the lobby and the loading dock of the bank. The shooter has, reportedly, been taken into custody.
The scene is still an active investigation scene, and Fountain Square is closed off to the public.
@CincyPD investigating active shooter/officer involved shooting incident at Fifth Third Bank at 511 Walnut Street in lobby and loading dock. More details to follow. Media staging area will be forthcoming. Ft. Square and surrounding area will be closed to foot traffic. pic.twitter.com/wSVLhu8xpM— Cincinnati Police Department (@CincyPD) September 6, 2018
My staff and I are following the situation in Cincinnati. If you're downtown, please follow first responder instructions for the safety of everyone involved. Jane and I hope for a peaceful resolution soon.— Rob Portman (@senrobportman) September 6, 2018