Police officer shot in line of duty

EAST CLEVELAND, Ohio (AP) – A police officer in East Cleveland was shot in the line of duty early Tuesday morning, Action News reported.

The shooting happened at approximately 1 a.m., after officers were called to a robbery.

The suspect fired into the squad car, hitting officer Terrance Dunn in the abdomen. Fortunately, he was wearing a bulletproof vest and was simply treated at a local hospital and released.

Another officer fired back, hitting the suspect in the neck.

The suspect was in critical condition at Meridia Huron Hospital.