Police say the man suspected of fatally shooting a western Pennsylvania police officer refused to drop his weapon, but it's unclear if he or the officer fired first.
Ray Shetler Jr. has been released from the hospital. The 31-year-old from New Florence was arraigned Monday on a homicide charge stemming from the shooting Saturday night of St. Clair Township Officer Lloyd Reed, who was responding to a domestic dispute.
State police were on their way to a residence after a woman reported that Shetler bloodied her nose, threatened to kill her and himself, and used a wood-burning stove to fill the house with smoke.
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Police from neighboring departments were called to assist, and Reed was the first to arrive.
Police say he was shot in the torso with a rifle. The injured Shetler fled and was captured after a manhunt.
Reed's funeral will be Friday at the Cambria County War Memorial Arena in Johnstown.