Martinsburg Borough Police Department Officer Involved Shooting Wednesday Evening
Officer discharged firearm after being threatened
February 20, 2020
A suspect is in the hospital following a police officer-involved shooting outside of Martinsburg on Wednesday evening.
According to Pennsylvania State Police, Hollidaysburg, on Wednesday, Feb. 26, at approximately 6 p.m. a Martinsburg Borough police officer observed a vehicle commit a traffic violation. The officer attempted to initiate a traffic stop, but the operator of the vehicle failed to stop. As a result, a brief pursuit ensued.
The fleeing vehicle crashed in the 2500 block of Cove Mountain Road, North Woodbury Township. Following the crash, the two occupants of the vehicle attempt...