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Three people shot, one dead near UC

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Posted at 6:36 AM, Aug 09, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-09 12:05:22-04

CINCINNATI — One person is dead and two others injured after an early morning shooting near UC Sunday.

Police said the the shooting took place near W. McMillan and Moerlein in front of Waffle House. Police on scene said there was a fairly large crowd in the area, which police said is typical for a Saturday night near campus.

All three victims were transported to UC Medical Center. CPD said Damarcus Payton, 27, died from his injuries after arrival at the hospital. The two other victims are expected to recover.

CPD said the investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to call (513) 352-3542.

WCPO will continue to update this story as more information becomes available.