When officials arrived at the residence of 36-year-old Brittany Kitner, of Slippery Rock, officers were met by Kitner, who was holding a long gun inside her home. Kitner pointed the gun at troopers. Officers then fired at Kitner, striking her once in the hip.
Police say that the officer used his issued handgun to shoot Kitner, who was struck once. Officers provided medical aid on the scene while waiting for EMS.