Police: 2 officers killed responding to 911 call; suspect held
WESTERVILLE, Ohio — Police in Ohio say two officers have been fatally shot at a home in a Columbus suburb, and a suspect is in custody.
Westerville police say in a statement that the shooting happened Saturday after officers responded to a 911 hang-up call around 11:30 a.m. The officers were shot after they arrived at a residence.
Police say a suspect is in custody but provided no other details.
Columbus police have been brought in to investigate the slayings.
Authorities have scheduled a news conference for later Saturday afternoon.
Westerville is 15 miles north of downtown Columbus.AlertMe