Awful news out of Westerville, Ohio today after it’s been confirmed that two police officers were shot and killed:

Terrible:

Westerville Police is investigating after two police officers were shot and killed Saturday afternoon.

It happened just before around 11:30 a.m. in the 300 block of Crosswind Drive.

According to a press release, a call came into the Westerville 911 center as a hang-up. Responding officers were fired upon during their arrival at the address.

Thoughts and prayers for the officers, their families, and the department.