Poteau man killed in scuffle with Pa. officers
SEWICKLEY, Pa.– Police in Pennsylvania say an Oklahoma man is dead after getting into a scuffle with authorities.
Officers were called to a burglar alarm at a home in a Pittsburg suburb Monday evening.
When they arrived, they found 27-year-old Robert Brooks, of Poteau, inside the home.
Officials say they got into a scuffle with Brooks, who was fatally shot during the altercation.
Police say a woman lived inside the home with her two children filed a protection order against Brooks after he allegedly sent her threatening text messages.