Landon E. Weaver
Pennsylvania State Police
Years of Service: 1 year
Cause of Death: Gunfire
Date of Incident: Friday, December 30, 2016
Weapon Used: Gun
Trooper Landon E. Weaver was shot and killed when he and
another trooper responded
to a domestic disturbance at a rural home on Bakers Hollow Road in Juniata
Huntingdon County at approximately 6:30 pm.
He has responded to the home to investigate a protective order violation when he
shot. The subject who shot him had been released on bail on a felony charge earlier
The suspect in the death of Trooper Weaver, Jason Robison, 32, was shot and killed
Saturday morning, in a confrontation with police.after making threats to officers during
an encounter at a mobile home not far from the site where Trooper Landon Weaver was
Gov. Tom Wolf thanked police after the "swift resolution" of the
manhunt..."I thank the
troopers and their counterparts who worked through the night and put their lives on
line," he wrote in a news release on Saturday.
Trooper Weaver had served with the Pennsylvania State
Police for only one year and
was assigned to Troop G Holidaysburg Headquarters.
Trooper Weaver joined the Pennsylvania State Police on Dec. 15,
2015, and is the 97th
member of the Pennsylvania State Police to be killed in the line of duty.
He is survived by his wife.
All members of the State Police across Pennsylvania in this moment of tragedy, will
always remember Trooper Weaver for his bravery, his sacrifice, and his willingness to