No charges will be filed against OSU officer who killed campus attacker

Officer Alan Horujko (Ohio State University)

COLUMBUS (WCMH) — The Franklin County Prosecutor’s Office announced Wednesday it will not charge an Ohio State University police officer in the shooting death of a student who plowed his car into a group of people and then began attacking with a knife.

OSU officials say Alan Horujko shot and killed Abdul Razak Ali Artan November 28, 2016 on the Ohio State campus, ending an attack that injured 11 people.

Officer Horujko is credited with stopping the stabbing attack on campus within a minute of it being reported.

The Franklin County Grand Jury has reviewed all cases where an on-duty law enforcement officer kills a citizen since 1980. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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