COLUMBUS (WCMH) — The two officers involved in the shooting of a suspect in a domestic situation have been identified.
According to the Columbus Division of Police, at about 10:43pm, Tuesday, officers were called to the 500 block of Ryan Avenue on the report of a domestic situation.
Police say when officers arrived on scene, the suspect, Virgil Wolford, 59, brandished a shotgun at them after he had stabbed his partner.
Officers Jeffrey Kracht, an 8-year veteran, and Harry Dorsey, a 6-year veteran, fired at Wolford, striking him.
Wolford and the victim were taken to area hospitals with non life-threatening injuries.
No officers were injured and the investigation continues.