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Police ID three men killed in Friday night Pendleton shooting

Posted at 5:51 AM, Sep 18, 2021

CINCINNATI — Police have identified the three people killed in an early morning shooting in Cincinnati's Pendleton neighborhood.

Officials said the shooting happened around 2:30 a.m. in the 300 block of East 12th Street. Officers arrived to find three men in their 20s dead at the scene: Demarian Edwards, 20, Tyler McIntosh, 20, and Jisaiah Jordan, 24.

No suspect information has been released.

On Saturday evening, dozens of Edwards' friends and family gathered for a vigil in his honor.

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Damarian Edwards

Family members, particularly Edwards' grandmother, spoke out against gun violence and said "real men don't go around shooting."

Edwards' family said he was a graduate of Hillcrest Academy.

The Criminal Investigation Section Homicide Unit is investigating. Anyone with information about this shooting is asked to call 513-352-3040.