Tuesday, December 10, 2019

UPDATE: TIOGA COUNTY: Pennsylvania State Trooper Undergoing Surgery After Being Shot; Second Trooper with Broken Leg After Incident

A Pennsylvania State Trooper was reportedly shot during an incident Tuesday afternoon in Tioga County.

According to the Pennsylvania State Police, around 12:30pm, the Trooper was making a welfare check at a home on Barney Hill Road in Nelson Township, Tioga County when someone inside the home opened fire.

The trooper was flown to an area hospital for unknown injuries.

UPDATE (3:30pm):  The trooper who was shot was conscious and alert before undergoing surgery. Another trooper at the scene is being treated for a possible broken leg, sustained while seeking cover from the gunfire. The gunman remains barricaded. Additional PSP resources are onsite.

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