Ohio officials think man's intention was suicide-by-cop
Study: 36 percent of the officer-involved shootings nationwide from 1998 to 2006 were a 'suicide by cop' situation
By Marc Katz
Dayton Daily News
TROTWOOD, Ohio — A man shot by a Trotwood police officer on Sunday likely was attempting suicide, a department spokesman said on Tuesday.
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