Oberlin Police confirm to NTV news that they were called in to investigate possible criminal activity on Monday evening.
During the investigation, a male suspect ran from the authorities. Shots were then fired at an officer in the 700 block of East Commercial Street. Police returned fire resulting in the death of the suspect.
Eye witnesses tell NTV News that this incident happened near Decatur Community Junior/Senior High School and that an area around the school is blocked off.
We will continue following this story and bring you the details as they are available.