New York State Police are searching for a man who shot a State Trooper Wednesday night. The man is considered to be armed and dangerous. The suspect is identified as Jason D. Johnson, age 34. He is 5’7 and approximately 160 pounds. His hair is longer than pictured and in a long mohawk style. Johnson was last seen in Broome County, near Thorn Hill. He is considered armed and dangerous, do not approach him and call 911 immediately.
It’s possible that Johnson may be operating a 1996 Ford F-250 pick-up truck, blue in color with the NY license plate HZV7759. If you see Jason D. Johnson or the pick-up truck, do not approach it and call 911.
On June 9, 2021 at approximately 8:36 p.m., Broome County Sheriff’s Deputies and members of the New York State Police responded to East Windsor Road in Colesville to check on the welfare of an individual.
A New York State Trooper was shot by the suspect. The trooper suffered non-life-threatening injuries.