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5 injured in 3 shootings Saturday night

Published: Oct. 24, 2021 at 12:08 PM EDT
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CINCINNATI (WXIX) - A total of five people were injured after three different shootings happened in Cincinnati within hours of each other Saturday night.

The first shooting happened in Over-the-Rhine at 7:18 p.m. in the 200 block of W McMicken Avenue.

Police say a man was shot and taken to the University of Cincinnati Medical Center.

His condition is unknown at this time.

About 18 minutes later, police responded to the 1700 block of Kinney Avenue in Evanston for another shooting.

The captain at the scene said that the victim had already been taken to the hospital when police arrived.

A couple of hours later, a drive-by shooting happened in Oakley in front of Urban Air Adventure Park.

Police say a grey Nissan pulled up and fired shots at a car parked in front of the business in the 3300 block of Alamo Avenue just before 10 p.m.

The victims were taken to a nearby hospital and are expected to be okay.

Police have not made arrests in connection with any of the shootings.

According to Cincy Insights, there have been close to 300 shootings and more than 70 homicides in 2021.

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