State Trooper Landon Weaver followed protocol Friday evening when he was shot and killed.
He traveled alone at about 6:30 p.m. to a home on Bakers Hollow Road in Juniata Township in Huntingdon County and was shot after he arrived, according to police. He was investigating a protection-from-abuse order.
Weaver, 23, joined state police at Huntingdon in December 2015.
Police say Jason Robison — whose criminal record dates back to 2005, according to court documents — was the man who shot and killed Weaver. Robison was later shot and killed by police, because he ignored orders and threatened more officers, according to authorities.
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Robison, 13 days before Weaver’s killing, wrote on his Facebook page that the only good cop was a dead cop. The post was deleted about six hours into the manhunt for Robison, who was hiding in an abandoned mobile home, according to police.
Robison died late Saturday morning.