Manhunt underway after police officer slain in Pennsylvania

Police officer in Pennsylvania shot and killed after traffic stop

A manhunt is underway for the suspect.

Police haven't released the name of he officer who was shot and killed or the details of how it happened.

"I'm asking anybody, anybody with any information, as minute as they think it might be, please, please give us a call".

The suspect in the shooting was identified as Rahmael Sal Holt, 29, and said he is expected to be "armed and unsafe".

The FBI and Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives are offering up to $40,000 for any information that would lead to Holt's arrest. Someone inside the vehicle tried to escape from police, who pursued the man on foot. The 25-year-old officer had been with the New Kensington Police Department for less than a year.

According to Fox News investigators are still determining the reason why Shaw initiated the traffic stop in the first place, but authorities declined to provide further details while the investigation is underway.

Family, friends and law enforcement comrades accompanied the hearse carrying a fallen Pennsylvania police officer on Saturday.

Shaw, whose funeral is set for Wednesday, had been an officer with the department for less than a year, Chief James Klein told reporters at a news conference.

Later on Friday, police found a brown, older model Jeep Grand Cherokee that was needed as evidence in the investigation, according to Fox News.

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