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Columbus Police Kill Alleged Armed Man

Columbus police say two plainclothes officers shot and killed a man who officials say opened fire on them last night. Police say the officers spotted two men standing at Ontario Street and Duxberry Avenue and one had a gun. A witness told police the officers ordered the man to drop his gun. Police say the man ignored their commands and opened fire. The officers were not hurt. Police have not released the suspect's name.

Jim has been with WCBE since 1996. Before that he worked as a reporter at another Columbus radio station, and for three newspapers in Southwest Florida.
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