Police investigate a shooting in the 1200 block of Steffen Ave - Cincinnati News, FOX19-WXIX TV

School bus shot in Lincoln Heights, lockdown lifted

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LINCOLN HEIGHTS, OH (FOX19) -

Lincoln Heights Elementary is was briefly on lockdown following a shooting near the school's grounds.

Officers say that a female victim was shot near the elementary school around 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday afternoon. The initial shooting happened near the intersection of Jackson and Leggett Street. The victim was then driven to the Lincoln Heights Fire Department, located in the 1200 block of Steffen Avenue.

Multiple shots were fired during the incident. One of the bullets struck a school bus in the area. Children were not inside the bus at the time.

The elementary school, located a couple blocks away, was placed on lockdown as a precaution.

The extent of the victim's injuries is unknown at this time. 

FOX19 is on the scene. We will continue to update the story as details become available.

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