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Bear climbs up Lehighton tree runs back into woods later

Bear climbs up Lehighton tree, runs back into woods later

A black bear caused quite a stir Wednesday in Carbon County.

East Stroudsburg University

Police respond to reports of alleged cop killer near ESU's campus

A reported sighting of Eric Matthew Frein led to police activity along East Stroudsburg University's campus Wednesday afternoon.

PSP news conference on Eric Frein - photos

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School district closes again because of alleged cop killer on the loose

The Pocono Mountain School District has decided to remain closed Thursday because a wanted alleged cop killer is still on the loose in the area.

PSP news conference on Eric Frein - photos

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State police to ambush suspect: 'We are coming for you'

Pennsylvania State Police delivered Wednesday another direct message to Eric Matthew Frein, the man sought in the killing of one trooper and the wounding of another.

Eric Frein state police shooting suspect

Pennsylvania State Police

Public warnings issued as Frein manhunt continues

With a cop killer still on the loose, tips to ensure public safety have been issued by the Monroe County Office of Emergency Management and Pennsylvania state police.

Eric Matthew Frein


School district cancels classes in area of search for ambush suspect

A school district in the Poconos canceled classes Wednesday due to safety concerns for students following a shooting that killed one Pennsylvania State Police trooper and injured another.

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State police looking for man with rifle

State police in Wayne County said they are looking for a man with a rifle in a wooded area north of Lake Wallenpaupack.

Eric Matthew Frein

Ambush suspect ID'd, considered armed, 'extremely dangerous'

The suspect in the shooting of 2 Pa. State Police troopers is a survivalist who has expressed a desire to kill law enforcement officers and commit mass murder, officials announced Tuesday.

Suspect s neighbors stunned upon learning of accusation

Suspect's neighbors stunned upon learning of accusation

While police continue their search for the man who they said shot a Pennsylvania state trooper and injured another, his neighbors said they can't believe Eric Frein is the suspected shooter.

Pennsylvania State Police news conference on ambush

PSP to shooter: 'You are a coward;' reward upped to $75,000

"You are a coward." Those were the words Monday from Pennsylvania State Police to the person who shot and killed one of their troopers and seriously wounded another.

Troopers Bryon Dickson and Alex Douglass

State trooper shot in ambush now conscious, talking

The Pennsylvania state trooper injured in the Friday night ambush at the barracks in Blooming Grove, Pike County, is conscious and talking for the first time.

Shooter opens fire on two State Troopers

State trooper killed, another injured in ambush outside barracks

A multi-state manhunt is on after one or more gunmen opened fire on a Pennsylvania State Police barracks in the Poconos.


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