Officers In Stanton Heights Ambush Remembered 12 Years Later

Sunday marked twelve years since three Pittsburgh Police officers were ambushed and killed in Stanton Heights.

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- Today marks 12 years since three Pittsburgh Police Officer were ambushed and killed in Stanton Heights. Officer Eric Kelly, Paul Sciullo II, and Stephen Mayhle were shot and killed while responding to a domestic disturbance. Two other officers were wounded. The gunman, Richard Poplawski, was convicted and sentenced to death in 2011. He remains on death row since Governor Wolf placed a moratorium on the death penalty.