Man dies in accidental shooting that locked down Jewish Hospital - Cincinnati News, FOX19-WXIX TV

Man dies in accidental shooting that locked down Jewish Hospital

Officials closed off entrances to the hospital (Photo: FOX19 NOW/David Palmer) Officials closed off entrances to the hospital (Photo: FOX19 NOW/David Palmer)
Tyrone Ballew, 28. (Provided by Cincinnati Police) Tyrone Ballew, 28. (Provided by Cincinnati Police)
KENWOOD, OH (FOX19) -

A passenger in a vehicle accidentally shot himself in the chest and died Wednesday night, Cincinnati police said.

The entrances were closed off at Jewish Hospital, 4777 E. Galbraith Rd., after the victim showed up there, said Lt. Tim Brown, the night chief.

It is not clear exactly where Tyrone Ballew, 28 shot himself, but it was inside the city limits.

After a preliminary investigation, Cincinnati police homicide investigators considered the case an accidental shooting, Brown said.

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