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Schuylkill Officer Involved Shooting

Shenadoah and Mahanoy City Police responded to a vacant home on West Coal Street just after 12:30 am for a report of a burglary in progress.

The property owner says he saw someone on surveillance video inside the home wearing a mask and carrying a knife so he called 911.

While police were clearing the home, they found Bryan Scheuring under a bed upstairs.

Police say he was told to drop his weapon but he didn’t listen.

Officials claim he lunged at an officer with a machete.

A Shenandoah Police Officer fired one shot and as a result hitting him.

Officers gave him firstaid but he died at the scene. The incident is under investigation.

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