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Reports: Multiple Philadelphia police officers have been shot

Reports: Multiple Philadelphia police officers have been shot Reports: Multiple Philadelphia police officers have been shot At least six police officers were shot following an incident in Philadelphia, according to reports.Those officers have non life-threatening injuries.Police confirm to WCAU they have one suspect in custody. Officers are searching for a possible second gunman.Police were first…
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Reports: Multiple Philadelphia police officers have been shot

Reports: Multiple Philadelphia police officers have been shot

At least six police officers were shot following an incident in Philadelphia, according to reports.Those officers have non life-threatening injuries.Police confirm to WCAU they have one suspect in custody. Officers are searching for a possible second gunman.Police were first called to the scene for narcotics activity.An unidentified gunman fired at dozens of police officers on scene. According to WPVI, officers have guns drawn near a home.The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, along with other agencies are on scene assisting.Temple University put its Health Sciences Center on lockdown. The building is approximately eight blocks from the reported shooting, according to Ray Betson, a spokesperson for the university.This is a developing story.CNN and the Associated Press have contributed to this story.

PHILADELPHIA —

At least five police officers were shot following an incident in Philadelphia, according to Philadelphia Police Sergeant Eric Gripp.

Those officers have non life-threatening injuries.

Update – Multiple injuries to Officers. 5 PPD Officers Shot – at area hospitals with non life-threatening injuries. Shooting still active. Avoid area. MEDIA – STOP BROADCASTING TACTICAL POSITIONS OF OFFICERS

— Eric Gripp (@PPDEricGripp) August 14, 2019

Police confirm to WCAU they have one suspect in custody. Officers are searching for a possible second gunman.

Police were first called to the scene for narcotics activity.

An unidentified gunman fired at dozens of police officers on scene. According to WPVI, officers have guns drawn near a home.

The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, along with other agencies are on scene assisting.

Temple University put its Health Sciences Center on lockdown. The building is approximately eight blocks from the reported shooting, according to Ray Betson, a spokesperson for the university.

Lockdown is in effect for Health Sciences Center Campus. Seek shelter. Secure doors. Be silent. Be still. Police are responding.

— Temple University (@TempleUniv) August 14, 2019

This is a developing story.

CNN and the Associated Press have contributed to this story.

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