A Pennsylvania state trooper who was injured when a gunman ambushed him and killed another trooper outside a police barracks is conscious and talking.
Two troopers were ambushed outside a state police barracks in northeastern Pennsylvania during a late-night shift change, leaving one dead and another injured, and authorities were searching Saturday for the suspect or suspects, state police said.
“We will not be bullied into changing or lowering our standards by the Department of Justice or anyone else,” said Pennsylvania state police commissioner Frank Noonan.
The new, $18-million facility will go up on the lawn and parking lot next to the current building.
Despite the claims of a Pennsylvania state senator, the state police commissioner says those Super Bowl pools run by volunteer clubs are still illegal — and he says the law will be enforced this Sunday.
Attorney General Kathleen Kane says Mexican drug cartels “are taking over neighborhoods” in Pennsylvania. State police commissioner Frank Noonan says ” we don’t see that.”
Pennsylvania state police say 57 cars worth more than $2.3 million disappeared.
Pennsylvania State Police commissioner Frank Noonan said a few weeks ago he may have to consolidate barracks due to a lack of troopers and resources. A hearing was held in Harrisburg on Wednesday.