2-08-2014 6:15pm Shots Fired In The Area

February 8, 2014

Xavier University Public Safety Notice

Campus Safety There’s Nothing More Important

513-745-1000 Emergency

513-745-2000 Non-Emergency






Date:               February 8, 2014       

Time:               1815 hrs / 6:15 pm

Location:        Dana Ave between Woodburn Ave and Montgomery Rd


Incident Type:            Shots Fired

Respondents:             Cincinnati Police, Norwood Police, Xavier Police

Incident Summary:    On Saturday February 8, 2014 at approx. 1815 hrs, two vehicles were involved in a shots fired incident near campus. Two unidentified male/black subjects fired shots from a black Nissan Maxima at another vehicle they had been following from Forest Ave in North Avondale. There are no reported injuries.


Safety Reminder

If you observe suspicious activity or in case of emergency, contact Xavier Police immediately at (513) 745-1000.



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