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Ohio Man Went Hunting For Cops To Kill And Found One

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Casey Harper Contributor
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Police have arrested an Ohio man who allegedly went out looking for a cop to kill and found one.

Police say a Danville woman called police to warn them Sunday night, saying her ex-boyfriend “left with weapons and was looking to kill an officer,” WBNS-TV reports. Danville Officer Thomas Cottrell was found shot to death later that night.

“We are very sad to report the line of duty death of Danville Police Officer Thomas Cottrell,” Knox County Sheriff’s Office said on Facebook. “Our officers and BCI are conducting the investigation.”

Herschel Jones, 34, was arrested shortly after after being chased on foot. No charges have been pressed yet.

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