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Pennsylvania trooper killed by survivalist targeting cops, police say
Pennsylvania trooper killed by survivalist targeting cops, police say

Pennsylvania authorities have identified a 31-year-old man they described as a survivalist with a strong desire to kill police officers as the man who allegedly shot and killed a state trooper in an ambush outside a police barracks Friday night. Eric Matthew Frein, a Pennsylvania resident, allegedly used a .308-caliber rifle to gun down Cpl. Bryon Dickson and seriously wound a second officer -- Trooper Alex T. Douglass -- around 10:50 p.m. Friday, State Police Commissioner Frank Noonan told reporters Tuesday afternoon. ------------ FOR THE RECORD Sept. 16, 12:40 p.m.: An earlier version of this post misspelled the last name of Cpl. Bryon Dickson as Dixon. ------------ Noonan has...

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