WCPO-TV

Victims identified in Cincinnati area Hampton Inn shooting

By 11 p.m., 15 Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office vehicles surrounded the entrance to the Hampton Inn on Ronald Reagan Drive.

The Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office identified victims as 15-year-old Ja’Quan D. Howard and 20-year-old Taymar A. Jones, our media partner WCPO-TV in Cinncinati reported.

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An 18-year-old who was shot in the foot was treated and released from the hospital, police said.

Investigators on the scene reported that 10-12 people were in the room where the shooting happened and all fled the scene.

The investigation is still ongoing, according to WCPO-TV. 

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