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Man shot in Renfrew incident

September 18, 2018 News Extra

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About 30 state police troopers including SERT team members and a helicopter unit are at Nursery Road for an incident reportedly involving a man barricaded in his home.

State police shot a Renfrew man who pointed a rifle at troopers during a stand-off Tuesday at his home, said state police during a press conference Tuesday evening.

Police were called to 129 Nursery Road at about 11:47 a.m. On arrival, the man was outside the house with the weapon.

The original call was to assist a person with a mental health issue.

The man has been airlifted to a Pittsburgh hospital.

State police are not releasing the man's name.

About 30 state police troopers including SERT team members responded.

A full story will appear in the Butler Eagle.

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