Suspect in Fayette County standoff shot, killed by state police

SALTLICK TOWNSHIP, Pa. — State police officials told Channel 11 that a man at the center of a standoff in Saltlick Township, Fayette County was shot and killed after he came out of the home and raised a firearm.

Officials swarmed the home in the area of Pine Slopes and Indian Creek Valley Road after two troopers responded to a domestic call around 10:30 a.m.

As the troopers were leaving the scene, they said a man shot at them. The troopers were not injured.

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The man was inside the home for hours and investigators believed he had weapons inside.

The Special Emergency Response Team was on the scene.

Indian Creek Valley Road was closed at Ash Street.