Westerville Police say one officer killed, one in critical condition Saturday

Police officers responded Saturday to a shooting in a Columbus Ohio suburb.                       Tom Dodge  AP

Police officers responded Saturday to a shooting in a Columbus Ohio suburb. Tom Dodge AP

City officials posted the first report around 12:30 p.m. on February 10.

A source from the Westerville Police Department told Fox News the two officers were "responding to a 911 hang-up call" when the shooting unfolded.

The suspect is in custody and the investigation is ongoing.

The Westerville Division of Police confirms two officers have been shot and killed Saturday afternoon on Crosswind Drive. They then announced one officer had been killed in the line of duty, but subsequently added that a second officer had also died.

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No other information was immediately available.

Westerville is 15 miles (24 kilometers) north of downtown Columbus.

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