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Radio calls released this weekend seemed to indicate first responders who responded to the scene of a deadly police ambush in the Poconos had also been attacked. At a press conference Monday, State Police said that wasn't true.
A gunman used a common hunting rifle to kill one Pennsylvania trooper and wound another at shift change late Friday, and he may have nursed a grudge against authorities, the state police said Monday. Mystery surrounds hunt for Pa.
The manhunt for the killer of a Pennsylvania State trooper headed into its fourth day Monday, with investigators hoping to soon interview a second trooper who was wounded in the ambush. Killer used rifle to ambush Pa.
SUICIDE IN EAST ALLENTOWN SUNDAY MORNING. POLICE SAY 51-YEAR-OLD MOUWAFFAK MAKHOUL SHOT AND KILLED HIS EX-WIFE, ETAB, AND THEN KILLED HIMSELF OUTSIDE THE WOMAN'S HOME ON EAST GREENLEAF STREET.
State police are still on the hunt for whoever opened fire on two of their troopers Friday night during shift change. More than 24 hours after the ambush it was quiet and somber at the Blooming Grove barracks, police were no closer to knowing who fired the gun that killed Corporal Bryon Dickson and left Trooper Alex Douglass badly hurt.
Gov. Tom Corbett on Saturday ordered all Pennsylvania flags in the Capitol Complex and at commonwealth facilities in Pike County to fly at half-staff to honor slain state police Cpl. Bryon K. Dickson II.
MICHAEL J. MULLEN / STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER Martha Dubensky, director of GAIT Therapeutic Riding Center in Milford, poses with R.J., a Haflinger horse that resides at the center. She combines her love of nature and particularly horses to help others.
Nothing normally stirs this early in his quiet corner of Route 6 in Pike County, about six miles from Interstate 84 and about 10 miles from the state police barracks where an unknown gunman opened fire on two state troopers four hours earlier. The gunman who killed Cpl.
Art After Dark was quieter than usual Saturday in downtown Milford , and foot traffic was light at the galleries along Broad Street. "No Compressor Expansion," read one, a red-lettered protest against a proposed natural gas project in the area.
PennLive is providing a timeline of the events surrounding the fatal shooting of state police Cpl. Byron Dickson and shooting of a second trooper on Frday at the Blooming Grove Township state police barracks in Pike County.
A Dunmore police trooper was killed after a gunman opened fire last night at the Blooming Grove police barracks in Pike County. Another state trooper was injured.
One Pennsylvania state trooper was killed and another injured in what police said was an ambush outside their Pike County barracks Friday night, according to multiple media reports. State Police Commissioner Frank Noonan said the troopers were shot outside the front door of the barracks in Blooming Grove Township at about 10:50 p.m. as one was leaving work and the other was arriving.
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But I'm just not convinced those are the only two options.” Steve Guccini, Democratic challenger “We definitely need some courtroom expansion or upgrade,” said Guccini, who, along with David Ruby, recently declared their candidacy for Pike County commissioner. “The facilities we have are not adequate, and security is a big issue.” In this, both candidates agree with the incumbents and the county sheriff.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 02:15 am
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