Indiana State Police have identified a trooper who was shot yesterday during a standoff near Madison in Jefferson County.
Master Trooper Joseph Livers responded to a location on East State Road 56 when he was shot as part of SWAT team response. The man arrested in the shooting was 59 year-old Wade Roark.
Roark is charged with attempted murder, aggravated battery, battery, and criminal recklessness. Trooper Livers is recovering in a Cincinnati, Ohio hospital. Roark is expected to appear in a Madison County court later this week.