6 Officers Have Been Shot In Philadelphia Shooting


At least 6 police officers in Philadelphia have been shot in a standoff, and the suspect is still shooting. Around a dozen officers were seen taking cover behind cars with guns drawn.

The police officers have non life threatening/serious injuries. Police have urged residents to stay away from the Philadelphia neighborhood because shots were being fired.

Philadelphia Police Sgt, Eric Gripp tweeted @PPDEricGripp "Suspect is still firing. STAY OUT OF THE AREA,"

About a dozen officers were seen taking cover behind cars as other officials surrounded a home with guns drawn.

The sources said, adding that an additional injury occurred due to an auto accident.