Join the Conversation
To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs
2 officers probing teens abduction hurt in shooting at home
NORTH BRADDOCK, Pa. – Two police officers responding to reports of teenagers being abducted at gunpoint were injured when someone started shooting at them at a Pennsylvania home.
Authorities say a 911 caller reported around 10:30 p.m. Tuesday that two teens had been abducted and were being held at a North Braddock home. But when a SWAT team arrived there, someone started shooting through a back door.
One officer was grazed in the arm by a bullet, while another suffered a head injury. But neither injury was considered life-threatening.
Three people have been arrested in connection with the incident. But further details on what sparked the shooting and what charges the suspects may face have not been disclosed.
Copyright 2018 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.