Man wielding BB gun shot, killed by police in Lancaster County

A Rapho Township man is dead after being shot by police at his home Monday night. Manheim Borough Police were responding to a 911 call from a home in the 1400 block of Old Line Road around 8:30pm. The caller, Steven Brill, 46, reportedly told dispatchers he would not be taken alive. Brill confronted police officer with a rifle and was shot.


He was transported to Lancaster General Hospital, where he died from his injuries. According to Pennsylvania State Police, who are investigating the shooting, Brill’s rifle was a Daisy Powerline 880 with a scope.

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