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OH police officers killed, shot while on call in suburb of Columbus

11 February 2018, 01:24 | Darnell Patrick

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Fox 28 reports that the suspect was shot in the confrontation and that he was transported to a nearby hospital.

"These were two of the best we have", said Morbitzer.

Two officers with the Westerville Police Department were shot and killed in the line of duty.

Officers responded about 12 p.m.to the call and were met immediately with gunfire, Morbitzer said during a news conference. "They knew how to do policing the right way - both of them".

The neighboring Columbus police department Tweeted a message asking locals for prayers.

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The incident occurred at about 11:30 a.m. about 15 miles northeast of Columbus.

Joering was a 17-year police veteran and Morelli was a 30-year veteran.

The two officers were killed while responding to a 911 call, according to the City of Westerville and media reports.

President Trump, who has been an outspoken supporter of law enforcement, also tweeted about the tragedy, offering thoughts and prayers.

Excluding Saturday's shootings in OH, 12 USA law enforcement officers have been killed in the line of duty this year, nine in firearms-related incidents, according to the non-profit National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund. A suspect is reportedly in custody.



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