Deputy Ambushed and Killed Near Dayton

CLARK COUNTY, Ohio (News Talk 1480 WHBC) – Another Ohio law officer, gunned down in the line of duty.

Clark County Deputy Matthew Yates was shot and killed as he responded to a home break-in call at a mobile home park east of Springfield Sunday night.

Sheriff Deborah Burhett was distraught while delivering the news.

No word on a suspect.

Deputy Yates was a 15-year veteran with the force.

Flags are flying at half-staff for the officer.