AKRON, OH (WOIO) - Akron police released surveillance video Wednesday of three women leaving Papa Don's Pub the night of November 16, 2014, the same evening off-duty officer Justin Winebrenner was killed.
After numerous phone calls from the public, officers have identified the three women. Police wanted to make sure they talked with everyone that night at the pub.
Police have charged gunman Kenan Ivery with a number of charges including aggravated murder and he will be back in court on March 12.
Police say when Ivery was asked to leave the bar, he returned, brandishing a handgun. Bar employees, aware that Winebrenner was a cop, asked him to assist with the escalating situation.
Winebrenner tried to talk to the suspect before he fired off his weapon. In addition to killing Winebrenner, another officer, two men and a woman were also hit.
Ivery faces the death penalty if convicted.