Yesterday, YW reported (HERE) about a NY State Trooper who was shot in the chest, in Margaretville [Delaware County]. It is now being reported that an additional two state troopers were shot this morning as police surrounded the suspect. The troopers were flown by helicopter to a hospital in unknown condition. The suspect was identified Tuesday as Travis D. Trim, 23, of North Lawrence. Margaretville is about 65 miles southwest of Albany. (BNN / CW1NY)
UPDATE 12:05PM: One of the two officers who was shot this morning has passed away from his gunshot wounds at Albany Medical Center. The second officer is reported to be in critical condition.
UPDATE 6:20PM: Smoke and flames are seen rising out of an upstate farmhouse where the suspect was believed to be holed up. Heavily armed officers, who had surrounded the farmhouse, closed in on the structure as the fire intensified.