The bullet struck Kedra in the chest. He was rushed to Temple University Hospital and died a short time later.
Kedra was raised in Philadelphia. He graduated from Temple University in 2010 with a degree in Criminal Justice. He enlisted in the Pennsylvania State Police in June 2012 and was assigned to a station upon graduation in January of 2013. He had recently moved into a new house with his fiance in East Coventry Township.
Investigators have not released the identity of the instructor who shot Kedra. The incident is being investigated by the state police and the district attorney's office.