Central Ohio law enforcement agencies help patrol Westerville streets as police department mourns

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WESTERVILLE, OH (WCMH) — As Westerville Police mourn the loss of their colleagues, officers from other local departments have volunteered to help patrol in Westerville.

The Westerville Police Chief says officers from Dublin, Hilliard, Upper Arlington, Genoa Township, Columbus, the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office, and more are pitching in to help patrol and answer calls as Westerville police grieve.

Westerville residents may see some different looking cruisers patrolling their streets today. HPD has three cruisers…

Posted by Hilliard Division of Police on Sunday, February 11, 2018

Two Westerville officers were shot and killed Saturday responding to a 911 hangup call. Officer Eric Joering and Officer Anthony Morelli had both been with the department for a number of years.

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