Armed Man Killed After Attempted FBI Breach in Ohio

Authorities have not announced a motive and the FBI is investigating the man's social media presence.

An armed suspect who attempted to breach an FBI facility in Ohio was killed yesterday after a standoff with police. 42 year old Ricky Shiffer of Columbus attempted to enter the visitor screening facility at the headquarters in Cincinnati. During the attempted breach, shiffer was believed to be armed with an AR-15 rifle and a nail gun as well as wearing body armor. The incident triggered an alarm and armed FBI agents swarmed the area. The suspect then fled by car northbound onto Interstate 71. After stopping, Shiffer got out of his vehicle and gunfire was exchanged between him and law enforcement. Authorities have not announced a motive and the FBI is investigating the man’s social media presence.