An investigation into the murder of a woman over the weekend has left one Allentown, PA police officer shot. He is expected to survive.
The investigation began after officers discovered a woman’s body stuffed inside of a recycling bin on Sunday. The woman had been shot to death.
On Tuesday evening, as officers were attempting to serve a search warrant connected to the woman’s murder they were met with gunfire.
One officer was struck in the arm and transported to a local hospital for treatment. His injuries are described as non-life threatening.
Officers returned fire and injured the suspect, who was taken into custody.
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