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Cincinnati man fatally shot outside Covington bar

Posted at 1:52 PM, Jan 10, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-10 20:17:14-05

COVINGTON, Ky. — Police are investigating the shooting death of a Cincinnati man that happened outside a bar in Covington early Sunday morning.

According to a press release, detectives were called to investigate a shooting death at 30 Something Bar at 732 Greenup St. just after midnight Sunday. Investigators said Jerome Lewis II, of Cincinnati, was inside the bar for several hours before being escorted out just before close.

According to investigators, Lewis returned to the sidewalk in front of the bar with a pistol, where he suffered a single gunshot wound to the head.

Investigators said they have not yet identified a suspect and the investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to call detective Jess Hamblin at 859-292-2375.