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Officials warn of fake gunfire during Bruce Willis movie shoot

Bruce Willis walks near the Ohio River Wednesday (FOX19 NOW) Bruce Willis walks near the Ohio River Wednesday (FOX19 NOW)
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Officials are reminding residents to not be alarmed if they hear loud gunfire in parts of the city starting Monday 

Filming for “Reprisal” will take over portions of the Riverfront, Central Business District and Over the Rhine daily until Friday.

Bruce Willis stars in the movie and has been spotted filming scenes around the city for the past week.  

Next week, some scenes will include simulated gun fights, car chases, a crash and a robbery is busy areas of the city. Motorists should expect detours, slow traffic and load noise at times.

Cincinnati Police will be on site at each location to help detour motorists.

Here’s what to expect:

•Central Business District at 105 E. Fourth St.: Heavy simulated gun fire and bank robbery 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Monday, Aug. 14 

•Riverfront along West Mehring Way and Parking Lot E just south of Paul Brown Stadium: Simulated gun fire 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 15

•Central Business District with Arch and Ladlow streets closed between Broadway and Fourth streets 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 16

•Riverfront area along West Pete Rose Way between Gest and Smith streets: Intermittent street closures with simulated gun fire, car chase and car crash 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 17

•Over-the-Rhine at 242 W. McMicken Avenue: Simulated gun fire inside building with street closures on Stonewall and Mohawk streets 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Friday, Aug. 18

The movie depicts the story of a Willis, who plays an assistant manager at bank, after it is violently robbed.

He struggles to overcome his PTSD (posttraumatic stress disorder) and continue taking care of his wife, played by Olivia Culpo, and young diabetic daughter.

With the police investigation going nowhere, he mounts his own investigation and tracks down the sociopathic criminal. 

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