August 06, 2019

Manchin Statement On Shooting Of WV State Trooper In Pocahontas County

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) today released the following statement on the shooting last night of West Virginia State Trooper Josh M. Tallman in Pocahontas County.

“Gayle and I are deeply saddened to hear of the shooting of State Trooper Josh M. Tallman in the line of duty last night in Pocahontas County. We are always grateful for those who put themselves in harm’s way to protect and serve West Virginians. Trooper Tallman’s family, friends and loved ones will remain in our prayers and we pray for his speedy recovery.”