Rep.-elect Prokopiak issues statement on shooting in Falls Township

Falls Township, PA – State Rep.-elect Jim Prokopiak today issued the following statement on a shooting and subsequent shelter in place this morning in Falls Township: 

"I am horrified and heartbroken over this terrible tragedy that took place in our community this morning. My family and I are praying for the loved ones of the victims who were killed. 

"I want to thank Falls Township police for their swift response to ensure the public's safety by ordering a shelter in place, and I also thank our neighbors who abided by the police's directive. This has been a frightening experience for our community but I'm grateful that our streets are safe thanks to our first responders.

"I will continue to monitor the situation and I am ready to help in any way I can."