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Developing: 2 Law Enforcement Officers Killed In Westerville, Ohio


Police investigate the scene of a shooting in Westerville, Ohio, on Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. Westerville police have confirmed that two officers have been fatally shot at a home in the Columbus suburb. A police statement says the officers responded to a 911 hang-up call around 11:30 a.m. and were shot after they arrived at a residence. A suspect is reportedly in custody. (Tom Dodge/The Columbus Dispatch via AP)
Officials identify the two officers killed in the line of duty in a Columbus-Ohio suburb.
54-year-old Eric Joering and 39-year-old Anthony Morelli were fatally shot while responding to, what is being described, as a ‘911 hang-up call’ in Westerville.
Authorities said they were immediately met with gunfire when they entered the apartment and believe it was a domestic situation, but have not released further details.
Officer joering was killed at the scene, while officer Morelli died during surgery.
Local media reports the suspect is in custody, and has been transported to the local hospital with at least one gunshot wound.
President Trump responded to the shooting on twitter, Saying his thoughts and prayers are with the families of the fallen officers.
A  go fund me has been set up for the officers’ families.
If you would like to donate, please access the link below.

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