Church Shooting

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Gov. Mike DeWine said he’s deeply concerned about attacks at houses of worship, including at a synagogue in California over the weekend. He's looking into a specific type of gun legislation that’s failed to move in the Republican dominated legislature before. 

Township Headquarters, Weatherfield Township
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The Weathersfield Township Police Department in Trumbull County is reaching out to churches in its jurisdiction to try to make them safer.  

Police Chief Michael Naples says there are about ten houses of worship in the communities and unincorporated areas his Weathersfield department patrols.