Two Columbus Area Police Officers Die In Line Of Duty
Two Westerville police officers are dead after responding to a hang-up 911 call Saturday. One officer died at the scene, the second died shortly after. Police in the suburb just north of Columbus say a suspect is in custody.
WESTERVILLE, Ohio -- Two police officers were shot and killed in the line of duty Saturday north of Columbus. The shootings happened at about 1 p.m. in Westerville, Ohio. A suspect is in custody. We are deeply saddened to report that one of our officers has been killed in the line of duty.