NBC News is reporting that nine people were killed and 27 people were injured after a shooting incident early Sunday in Dayton. It happened in the downtown Oregon bar District of the southwest Ohio community.
The shooter, who police believe acted alone, is dead.
Police say the shooting took place at around 1:00 a.m.
16 victims have been hospitalized in unknown condition.
A spokesperson for Miami Valley Hospital, Terrea Little, confirmed to NBC News that the hospital was treating 16 victims.
No police officers were injured.
Dayton Police tweeted asking people to avoid the area. “This is a large scene and investigation,” they said in a later tweet.