HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania state trooper shot and killed a man who refused to drop a knife during a confrontation on Halloween, authorities said.
Troopers had responded to a domestic complaint in West Hanover Township where they said Glenn Custer, 59, of Harrisburg, was acting erratically and was armed with a knife.READ MORE: Charleroi Mother And Father Now Facing Homicide Charges In Infant's Death
Custer disobeyed commands to drop the knife and was moving toward a trooper and toward the residence where the domestic complaint had been made, authorities said. That’s when another trooper opened fire.
Custer was pronounced dead at the scene.READ MORE: Pittsburgh Weather: Conditions Point To 2021 Not Being A White Christmas
No one else was injured.
The shooting is under investigation.
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