2 Middlefield Police Officers Shot, Suspect Killed During Traffic Stop on Old State Road

MIDDLEFIELD POLICE OFFICERS SHOT: Two Middlefield police officers were shot by a suspect with an assault rifle while making a traffic stop on Old State Road Sunday evening, WKYC reports.

The suspect exited his vehicle after police pulled him over. He opened fire hitting one officer, while the second officer exited his vehicle and returned fire, killing the suspect.

Both officers were taken to area hospitals and suffered non-life threatening injuries.