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Latrobe Stanoff Update
7/20/2013
 
 
 

There are new details to that 18 hour standoff in Latrobe.  The State Police SERT Team member hurt is Trooper Brian King a 15 year veteran of the State Police stationed in Belle Vernon and a seven year SERT Team Member.  He was also a former football player at Penn State.  He was released from the hospital Saturday after eye surgery.  The suspect Scott Murphy was killed in the standoff.  Police say he was wanted for an armed robbery at a Latrobe Pharmacy on Thursday.  Murphy barricaded himself in his Lloyd Street home refusing to turn himself over to Police.  SERT Team stormed the home returning fire on Murphy killing him.

  
 
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