A shooting occured around 10 pm At Casino Queen in Trumbull County, OH on 400 block of Indiana ave. Two officers responded to a domestic situation call, involving a gun inside a home. Upon arriving a short conversation between officers and the male suspect took place before cops finally opened the door.
The suspect began firing and shot one of the officers while the other officer returned fire, shooting and killing the suspect.
Justin Leo, the 31 year old officer who was shot, was taken to St. Elizabeth hospital in Youngstown where had surgery and later died.
The name of the suspect has not yet been released.
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