HAMILTON COUNTY, OH. (THECOUNT) — Cierra Allen, of Cincinnati, Ohio, has been identified as the victim in a Saturday morning fatal shooting in Hamilton County.

Allen, 30, was fatally shot near Cincinnati early Saturday morning.


According to reports, police responded to a call of shots fired in the 2300 block of St. James Avenue in Cincinnati, around 2:30 a.m. Saturday. When they arrived, Allen was found suffering from apparent gunshot wounds.

Allen was transported to an area hospital where she was later pronounced dead of gunshot injuries.

Police have not released any motive or suspect information.

The shooting remains under investigation.

Anyone with possible information should contact the CPD Homicide Unit at 513-352-3542.


Geo quick facts: Hamilton County is a county located in the southwestern corner of the U.S. state of Ohio. As of the 2010 census, the population was 802,374. making it the third-most populous county in Ohio. The county seat and largest city is Cincinnati. The county is named for the first Secretary of the Treasury, Alexander Hamilton – Wikipedia.