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1 dead, 2 injured in triple shooting

Shedrick Brookins Jr. (Courtesy Cincinnati Police) Shedrick Brookins Jr. (Courtesy Cincinnati Police)
Reginald Griffin (Courtesy Cincinnati Police) Reginald Griffin (Courtesy Cincinnati Police)

Posted by Trina Kinstler - email

OVER THE RHINE, OH (FOX19) -- One person is dead and two others are injured following a triple shooting in Over the Rhine.

It happened in the 100 block of East McMicken near Martin's bar just after midnight Wednesday.

Police say Shedrick Brookins Jr., 39, died at the scene. Two other victims, Wayne Thornton, 27, and Felton Mitchell, 35, were taken to University Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Homicide Unit detectives have issued a murder warrant against Reginald Griffin, 27, for the shooting death of Brookins. He should be considered armed and dangerous.

Police say Martin's Bar has been a hot spot for crime in recent years. Neighbors were trying to get it's liquor license revoked. The bar is scheduled to stop serving liquor on Sept. 1.

If you know anything about the incident, or the location of Griffin, call Crimestoppers at 352-3040.

 

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