Ohio police released intense body cam and dash cam footage of a shootout with an armed suspect late last week, providing an insightful look at the dangers LEOs could potentially face every time they respond to a call. Watch it above.
Fox 19 reports that on May 28, Green Township Police and Hamilton County Sheriff Deputies were notified that a man later identified as 51-year-old Brendan MacDonald had fired a gun at his neighbor outside his home on Jessup Road in Cincinnati.
In the 911 call, the neighbor reportedly said MacDonald talked about “killing demons.”
When police arrived at the scene, MacDonald was sitting in a lawn chair on his front porch. When he saw the officers, he pointed his gun at them and opened fire. The body cam and dash cam footage shows the officers returning fire, taking cover, and eventually trying to negotiate with MacDonald when he retreated back into his house and refused to come out.
Eventually, the Hamilton County Special Response Team was called to the scene. After a five-hour standoff, they were able to …Read the Rest
Source:: Tactical Life