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Raw safety and footage of the bodycam show police co-operate with and eliminate an active shooter at a Cincinnati bank.

The police have released security footage of the gunman who killed three people in Cincinnati office on Thursday, “firing shots at everyone he sees.”

The Cincinnati Police released security footage from inside the lobby of the Fifth Third Bancorp headquarters in downtown Cincinnati, Thursday. Authorities also released body camera footage of the incident.

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The images showed Omar Enrique Santa Perez, 29, walking in the lobby with his gun. The police said Santa Perez was carrying a suitcase with hundreds of rounds of ammunition over his shoulder. A security officer is seen helping people get to a safe location if the shooter was “firing shots at everyone he sees,” head of the Police Eliot Isaac said on Friday.

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Body camera footage of the officers showed them the approaching of the shooter. The images showed the officers shoot through the glass of the lobby. The Cincinnati Enquirer reported that officers fired 11 shots, taking the shooter.

The police gave a picture of a briefcase, with the ammunition used by defendant Omar Enrique Santa Perez in a shooting on Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018.

(Cincinnati Police department via AP)

“You could see in the video … the man is shooting at the police,” Cincinnati Mayor John Cranley said. “[You can see] they are not afraid and enter into and terminate.”

Isaac said the officers “that the shooter within three and a half minutes of the first 911 call.”

He said that the police later found Santa Perez’s gun was jammed during the four-minute rampage. He said that the shooter bought the 9mm handgun legally about a month ago.

The authorities were still trying to determine why Omar Enrique Perez opened fire in the lobby of a building where he never worked.

(Broward County Sheriff via AP)

The authorities were still working to determine why the Santa Perez opened fire in the lobby of the building where he never worked and had no known connection. Isaac said the shooter and the mental health of the history is one of the areas they are investigating.

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Santa Perez was in Cincinnati since at least 2015, according to the police. Before that he lived in South Carolina and Florida.

The three people killed in the shooting were identified as a bank clerk Luis Calderon, 48; Richard Newcomer, 64, a contractor; and Pruthvi Raj Kandepi, 25, an engineer who worked as a consultant for the bank.

Body camera footage showed the police to shoot at the glass as Omar Enrique Santa Perez was seen lying on the ground.

(Cincinnati Police department via AP)

Cranley praised the officers who confronted and took down the shooter.

“If he had gotten in the elevator went up to a floor, if he had been there earlier, or a little more, a lot more people would have been killed,” Cranley said.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

Kathleen Joyce is a breaking/trending news producer for FoxNews.com. You can follow her via @Kathleen_Joyce8 on Twitter.

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