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Official: Suspect identified in police ambush
Tue, 16 Sep 2014 05:37:01 -0700

The American and Pennsylvania State flags fly at half-mast on Monday, Sept. 15, 2015, at the Pennsylvania State Police Barracks at Stonington for the late Corporal Bryan Dickson of Dunmore. Dickson was shot and killed outside of the barracks at Blooming Grove Township, Pa., on Friday night.

Hunt on for survivalist charged in trooper killing
Tue, 16 Sep 2014 15:19:00 -0700

The American and Pennsylvania State flags fly at half-mast on Monday, Sept. 15, 2015, at the Pennsylvania State Police Barracks at Stonington for the late Corporal Bryan Dickson of Dunmore. Dickson was shot and killed outside of the barracks at Blooming Grove Township, Pa., on Friday night.

Police: Rifle used to ambush Pennsylvania troopers
Mon, 15 Sep 2014 16:07:08 -0700

The gunman who ambushed two Pennsylvania State Police troopers outside their barracks, killing one, used a rifle and might have had formal firearms training through the military or law enforcement, au

Police: Trooper hurt in ambush conscious, talking
Sun, 14 Sep 2014 17:51:35 -0700

A Pennsylvania State Trooper walks into a wooded area as investigators on Sunday return to scour the woods across the street from the state police barracks on Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014, in Blooming Grove Township, Pa. On Friday night, State Trooper Cpl. Bryon Dickson, 38, of Dunmore, Pa.,was killed and Trooper Alex T. Douglass, 31, of Olyphant, Pa., was wounded after a shooting ambush at the ...

Corbett to ambush suspect: "Turn yourself in"
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 04:08:24 -0700

BLOOMING GROVE, Pa. - Authorities say a heavily armed survivalist with a vendetta against law enforcement is the suspect in an ambush that killed one Pennsylvania State Police trooper and wounded another in a heavily forested region of northeastern Pennsylvania.

Police: Progress in barracks ambush investigation
Tue, 16 Sep 2014 09:25:09 -0700

This photo provided by the Pennsylvania State Police shows Cpl. Byron Dickson.

Funeral scheduled for trooper killed in ambush
Mon, 15 Sep 2014 07:51:44 -0700

A funeral will be held Thursday for a Pennsylvania State Police trooper who was killed in an ambush outside his barracks.

Profile of gunman who ambushed troopers released
Mon, 15 Sep 2014 23:23:49 -0700

This photo provided by the Pennsylvania State Police shows Cpl. Byron Dickson.

Pennsylvania police hunt 'very dangerous' suspect after barracks shooting
Sun, 14 Sep 2014 16:36:08 -0700

A late-night ambush outside a state police barracks in Pennsylvania's rural northeastern corner left one trooper dead and another critically wounded, and authorities scoured the densely wooded countryside and beyond on Saturday looking for the shooter or shooters.

State police following up on dozens of leads in trooper shootings
Sun, 14 Sep 2014 13:25:07 -0700

Gunman still at large after killing of 1 trooper, wounding of another, but officials say public is not in danger. Gunman still at large after killing of 1 trooper, wounding of another, but officials say public is not in danger.