Officer Alan Horujko honored by Ohio House

(Ohio House of Representatives)

COLUMBUS (WCMH) – Ohio State University Police Officer Alan Horujko was honored Wednesday for stopping a terrorist attack in November.

Ohio House Speaker Clifford A. Rosenberger (R-Clarksville), State Representatives Mike Duffey and Kristin Boggs, and the delegation of Franklin County members presented an Ohio House resolution recognizing Officer Horujko for his act of heroism in the face of the attack at The Ohio State University on November 28, 2016.

Ofc. Horujko shot and killed 18-year-old Abdul Razak Ali Artan, who plowed his car into a group of people on campus and started stabbing them.

“It was a privilege to recognize Officer Alan Horujko for his swift and effective actions against a heinous and reckless terrorist attack on Ohio State’s campus last fall,” said Speaker Rosenberger. “Because of his due diligence to the university and the people of Columbus, he was able to prevent further violence by taking on the assailant within a minute of the attack. I thank him for his bravery and service.” 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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