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Ohio Police Officer Justin Leo Killed in Shooting in Girard [Photo Credit: Girard Police Department]
Ohio police officer Justin Leo, 31, was shot and killed by a suspect at a home in Girard late Saturday night while responding to a domestic call, police say.

Leo and his partner went to a home located in the 400 block of Indiana Avenue when he was shot. Police say, the suspect, whose name has not been released, allegedly shot Leo after a brief conversation.

Officer Leo was pronounced dead at a local hospital, while the suspect died at the scene after being shot by his partner.


Officer Justin Leo was a five-year veteran of the Girard Police Department, WFMJ reports.