Man taken to hospital after trooper-involved shooting in Lancaster County

UPDATE, Noon: State Police identified the man who was hospitalized as Jeromey Barnes, 37, according to FOX43’s Samantha Galvez.

Barnes was wanted on multiple felony and misdemeanor warrants. The incident occurred when police arrived at the residence to attempt to serve the arrest warrants, police say.

Barnes was found in a vehicle with a 24-year-old female, who was not injured in the shooting and is cooperating with the investigation, police say.

Original Story

LANCASTER COUNTY, Pa.– A man was taken to the hospital after a trooper-involved shooting.

Around 2:00 a.m., police went to a home on S. Belmont Road near the intersection of Corner Ketch Road in Paradise Township to serve a warrant on a wanted person.

The suspect was found to be inside a vehicle attempted to flee before he struck a trooper’s vehicle while the trooper was inside.

When police attempted to remove the suspect from his vehicle, he began to pose a threat to police, which led to the shooting.

The trooper hit the suspect with a single shot, who was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

No State Police were harmed during the incident.

Trooper James Spencer provided an update during a press conference:

More information is expected to be released later today, and the investigation into the incident is ongoing.

This is a developing story. FOX43 will provide updates as they become available.

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