$40,000 reward for info leading to arrest of man who shot & killed police officer

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WESTMORELAND COUNTY, Pa. — A $40,000 reward is being offered for the identity and arrest of a man who police say killed New Kensington Police Officer Brian Shaw on Friday night.

WPXI was told by law enforcement sources that Officer Shaw was shot during a traffic stop.

Police say they have located the vehicle believed to be involved in the fatal shooting. A search for the suspect is underway in nearby neighborhoods within a few miles of the scene.

Reports for shots fired starting coming in to Westmoreland County dispatchers around 8:15 p.m.

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