3 found shot Downtown near Great American Ball Park
CINCINNATI (FOX19) - Three males were found shot in downtown Cincinnati late Sunday, police say.
This is the latest in a dramatic rise in shootings in Cincinnati and the latest one near Great American Ball Park.
Cincinnati police say they responded to Pete Rose Way near Broadway Street about 10:30 p.m.
The victims were taken to University of Cincinnati Medical Center. Their injuries are considered non-life threatening, according to police.
Last week, a double shooting was reported Downtown near Great American Ball Park.
Cincinnati police said officers and fire units responded to a report of a shooting near the intersection of Joe Nuxhall Way and Mehring Way about 1:45 a.m. Tuesday, July 21.
A 21-year-old man was found shot three times in his lower leg, and a 29-year-old man was shot once in the lower leg, police said. Both victims were treated at the hospital for non-life-threatening injuries, including one who was taken there by a private vehicle.
Last month, at least two shootings were reported Downtown, including one near the casino and a fatal one near Fifth Street and Central Avenue.
Overall in Cincinnati, shootings and homicides have been dramatically on the rise this year compared to last.
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