Suspect killed in standoff with US police
Attempted to break into FBI office
The incident happened after the FBI raid on Trump’s residence.
Washington. An armed man has died in a standoff with US police in Ohio. According to officials, this man tried to break into the FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigation) office.
The incident has garnered nationwide attention as it comes as the Federal Bureau of Investigation searched the Florida home of former President Donald Trump, angering the right wing, though no leads have yet emerged.
scared the alarm went off
The FBI said Thursday morning that an armed man broke into the bureau’s office in Cincinnati, Ohio. The office alarm was sounding, but special agents rushed to catch him.
Shots were exchanged between officers and suspect
According to local media, the man fired a nail gun and an AR-15-style rifle before escaping from the car. A police spokesman said the vehicle was chased by law enforcement and stopped in a rural area. When the vehicle stopped, shots were fired between the officers present on the spot and the suspect.
i don’t want to surrender
Officers then attempted to negotiate with the suspect, but he did not want to surrender. After the standoff, the spokesman told a news conference that the police had weapons when the suspect opened fire. The officers then shot at him and he died on the spot.
Donald Trump tore government documents and flushed them in toilet: report
FBI Director Christopher Wray on Wednesday condemned the threats made to the FBI following a raid on Trump’s residence, calling them “reprehensible and dangerous.” Ray said violence against law enforcement is not the answer, even if you are angry with someone. US media outlets said that after leaving the White House in January 2021, Trump also took several documents with him.
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First Published: 12 August 2022, 15:15 IST