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Police: Man caught stealing state flag flying fallen troopers found, charges pending

LATROBE, Pa. — According to Pennsylvania State Trooper Steve Limani, the man who was caught on camera stealing a state flag flying at half-mast for fallen troopers was found, and charges are pending.

The man was caught on camera at a Sheetz in Latrobe, stealing the Commonwealth flag.

The flag was being flown at half-mast for the two troopers killed in a crash in Philadelphia.

Police said the man did not enter the Sheetz or purchase gas, but focused on stealing the flag.

There is no word yet on his identity.

Stay with Channel 11 for more details as we receive them.