Posted September 10, 2018 3:30 pm by Comments

By Christen Smith

Four people died Thursday when a lone gunman opened fire in the lobby of the Fifth Third Center in downtown Cincinnati. (Photo: Anne Saker/The Cincinnati Enquirer)
The Cincinnati Police Department released body camera footage of a downtown shooting that claimed four lives last week.
In two separate videos, officers can be see approaching the Fifth Third Center as gunshots ring in the background.
During a press conference with reporters Friday, Police Chief Eliot Isaac said three people died and two more sustained injuries after 29-year-old Omar Enrique Perez began firing outside the building around 9:11 a.m. Thursday. Four officers shot at Perez, killing him inside the building lobby.

Bodycam footage of the incident.
— Cincinnati Police Department (@CincyPD) September 7, 2018

Surveillance video from inside the Fifth Third Center.
— Cincinnati Police Department (@CincyPD) September 7, 2018

One victim died at the scene and two others succumbed to their injuries at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Isaac said. Two others — including a woman shot 12 times — remain hospitalized. Law enforcement identified the deceased as Richard Newcomer, 64; Prudhui Raj Kandepi, 25; and Luis Calderon, 48.
So far, investigators have yet to reveal a motive. Isaac wouldn’t confirm reports that Perez — who arrived downtown dressed in


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