The man accused of opening fire on a Pennsylvania State Police barracks admitted to killing a trooper because he was dissatisfied with government and wanted to “wake people up,” according to court documents filed Thursday that provided the first indication of a possible motive.
A state police official says investigators are testing a .308 caliber rifle recovered from an abandoned airport hangar to see whether it is the weapon used to gun down one trooper and wound another outside a northeastern Pennsylvania police barracks.
For 48 days, Eric Frein was everywhere and nowhere, supposedly sighted again and again, only to melt back into the woods in a dangerous game of cat-and-mouse.
Suspected Pennsylvania cop killer Eric Frein has been captured.
A correction officer taken hostage by three inmates at an Ohio county jail has been released unharmed, and the inmates have been taken to a maximum-security facility.
An 18-year-old has been taken into custody in connection with last month’s shooting death of another teenager in Pittsburgh’s Troy Hill neighborhood.
Two more suspects wanted in a deadly shooting at The Waterfront have been captured.
Two more suspects wanted in the fatal shooting of rapper Wiz Khalifa’s uncle earlier this month in a parking lot at The Waterfront are now in police custody.
Jerrell Whitlock is now in a Florida jail after he was arrested at a motel in Gainesville Friday.
Police have arrested the third suspect accused in the stabbing of Steeler Mike Adams.
A man on the run since being named a suspect in a fatal bar shooting in McKeesport was apprehended Thursday, and is now behind bars.
Allegheny County Police and U.S. Marshals have taken a man into custody in connection with a 2012 shooting in Carnegie that left a baby injured.