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Cincinnati Police Officer Killed in Line of Duty

Cincinnati Police Officer Sonny Kim, who was involved in a shooting with a suspect this morning in Madisonville, later died from his injuries.

During a briefing, Chief Jeffery Blackwell said around 9 o'clock officers and probation officers were responding to a report of a person with a gun acting erractically, near Whetsel and Roe. Blackwell said when officers arrived there was an exchange of gunfire.  WVXU reporter Bill Rinehart attended a noon police news conference, he joins us for details on the story.