Local agencies offer prayers for fallen Clermont County Deputy

Posted at 11:49 AM, Feb 03, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-03 13:59:41-05

PIERCE TOWNSHIP, Ohio — Many local departments are taking to social media to offer up prayers for Det. Bill Brewer, who was shot and killed in Pierce Township Saturday night and Lt. Nick DeRose, who was injured in the same incident.

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Local political figures gave their condolences as well.

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The Clermont County Sheriff's Office identified Wade Edward Winn, 23, as a suspect in Det. Brewer's death.