In Cannonburg PA, one officer has been killed and another has been injured. The search for the suspect is happening now, after a 4 a.m. shooting. This is approximately 20 miles southwest of Pittsburgh. The officers were ambushed!
As Fox 6 reports:
Two police officers have been shot in western Pennsylvania, and the search is underway for a suspect.
The shooting happened at about 4 a.m. Thursday in Canonsburg, 20 miles southwest of Pittsburgh.
Canonsburg Mayor Dave Rhome tells radio station WJPA two officers were shot, but the he did not know their conditions. Their names have not been released.
One officer was taken to a hospital in Canonsburg and the other was flown to a hospital in Pittsburgh.
Officials have not released details about what led to the shootings.
Canonsburg Police Shooting Update: “Upon their arrival, the two officers were ambushed." – https://t.co/BCR90ONmfz
— KDKA (@CBSPittsburgh) November 10, 2016
This is a breaking news story. We will update this report as more details become available.