Hundreds of thousands of Pennsylvania hunters will tramp into the woods this week for the first day of the state’s major deer hunting season.
It’s a big weekend for local hunters. When the sun rises Monday, Penn’s Woods will be alive with blaze orange-clad hunters, looking for the thing hunting dreams are made of.
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.
Police say they’ve determined that a car stolen in Pennsylvania’s Pocono Mountains is not linked to the man being sought for the killing of a Pennsylvania state trooper.
A registered sex offender was found hiding in a hut in the woods of Washington County Tuesday. Now, police are trying to determine if someone was helping him hide.
US Marshals joined local police Tuesday, tracking down a registered sex offender accused of abusing another child.
A rifle-toting man with a mud-covered face who was spotted in Pennsylvania’s Pocono Mountains is believed to be the suspect who has spent more than five weeks on the run after a deadly ambush at a state police barracks, officials said Saturday.
Investigators fear the man suspected of killing one trooper and wounding a second is looking to strike again, the head of the Pennsylvania State Police said Tuesday.
Law enforcement officials tracking the survivalist charged with ambushing a rural Pennsylvania State Police barracks have found caches of food and other supplies and believe he’ll likely start breaking into cabins or searching through trash bins to sustain himself, police said Friday.
The delicate search for a survivalist charged with killing a trooper more than two weeks ago shifted slightly over the weekend in the dense woods that authorities fear may be booby-trapped, state police said Sunday.
Authorities hunting for a survivalist suspected of killing a state trooper at a police barracks remained in the thick woods near his parents’ house Saturday to further narrow down the search area more than two weeks after the ambush.
Authorities pursuing a survivalist accused of the fatal ambush at a state police barracks in Pennsylvania are looking for him in an abandoned hotel in the Pocono Mountains.