Cincinnati police officer shot, possible suspect killed
CINCINNATI— Police say a Cincinnati officer has been wounded and a possible suspect killed during an exchange of gunfire.
Chief Eliot Isaac said at the scene Friday that the officer had an arm wound that’s not considered life-threatening. The possible suspect was dead at the scene.
Isaac said officers were trying to serve a felony warrant when gunfire broke out around 3:40 p.m. He didn’t immediately have other details. He said police would provide more information this weekend after further investigation.
The officer was transported to University of Cincinnati Medical Center.
Police closed a section of Victory Parkway in the city’s East Walnut Hills neighborhood.