TRENDING: Police to discuss ‘new direction’ of investigation into deaths of 2 teen girls in Delphi, Indiana
Wesley K. Seitz, 23, of Batavia, was arrested and charged with two counts of assault, the station reported.
The shooting was reported around 7:30 a.m. near East Fork State Park, about 15 minutes south of Batavia.
The officer and his son were shot with either buckshot or birdshot, not a bullet, Lt. Robert Hayslip, Post Commander of the Batavia Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol said.
Both victims were transported to University of Cincinnati Medical Center after suffering non-life threatening injuries.
They were released Monday afternoon, WCPO-TV reports.
"This is the opening day of turkey season and, obviously, we're in state property, so it's a highly-traveled area," Hayslip said. "It's just one of those things that people have to take a little bit of extra time and make sure they know what they're doing."
We’ll continue to update this story as details become available.