Pennsylvania State Trooper arrested following off duty physical altercation

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Correction: Altercation

Pennsylvania State Police announced the arrest of Trooper Scott Myers on January 8th following an off-duty physical altercation at a residence in Summerhill Township in Cambria County.

This incident took place in the early morning hours of January 8th.

Trooper Myers faces a felony and multiple misdemeanor charges related to the incident involving an adult male victim including the following:

  • Aggravated Assault
  • Simple Assault
  • Terroristic Threats
  • Harassment

Charges have been filed by the Pennsylvania State Police Troop A Greensburg Criminal Investigation Unit in District Court 47-3-06.

Trooper Myers was arraigned before Magisterial District Judge John Prebish and unsecured bail was set at $30,000.

Myers enlisted in the Pennsylvania State Police in June of 2008 and graduated as a member of the 127th cadet class. He is assigned to the criminal investigation unit of Troop A, Ebensburg.

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The trooper has been suspended without pay pending resolution of the criminal charges against him.

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