COLUMBUS (WCMH) — The Ohio BCI has been called in to investigate after a suspect and Franklin County deputies exchanged gunfire overnight.
According to the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office, around 1:50 a.m., Tuesday, deputies received a call of a man climbing fire escapes and looking into windows at an apartment complex in the 4600 block of Hilton Avenue.
As the deputies were patrolling the area on foot, they found a man parked in a vehicle.
Deputies say they returned gunfire after the suspect began shooting at them.
The suspect was taken into custody unharmed.
The shooting remains under investigation.