Ohio man's death considered 'suicide-by-cop'

After a day fueled by drinking and filled with violence, suspect told girlfriend he wouldn't go down easy


Holly Zachariah
The Columbus Dispatch 

MARION, Ohio — Long before deputy sheriffs shot and killed 40-year-old Byron Holveck late Sunday, his life had spun out of control.

And so, after a day fueled by drinking and filled with violence, Holveck told his girlfriend even as she called 911 for help that he wasn't going to go down easily.

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