A gunman opened fire at a building in Cincinnati, in the US state of Ohio, killing three persons and injuring five others, officials said on Thursday.
"Five victims injured, three dead. Suspect is dead. Three or four officers responded and engaged the shooter," the Cincinnati Police Department tweeted.The incident took place at a 30-storey building, home to the corporate headquarters for regional banker Fifth Third Bank and other businesses, Xinhua news agency reported.
Police said the gunman opened fire at the loading dock of the building and then entered the bank's lobby where he exchanged gunfire with police.
It's unclear if the gunman shot himself or was shot by officers.