A Cincinnati city council official said there had been “fatalities” with police warning of an “active shooter”.
Witnesses reported seeing victims on stretchers. At least four people have been taken to hospital.
Workers in the area have been told to shelter in their officers.
Cincinnati police said on Twitter: “Police are investigating an active shooter / officer-involved shooting incident at Fifth Third Bank at 511 Walnut Street in lobby and loading dock.”
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