Suspect shot by police

February 10, 2008 6:05:42 AM PST
A police chase overnight ended with Philadelphia officers opening fire.

The suspect was critically injured.

Action News was there as officers used flashlights to search for evidence along the 200 block of East Willard Street in the city's Kensington section.

Police say ran after a suspect just after 12:30 a.m. Sunday. The suspect, who had a warrant out for his arrest, reached into his waist and threatened to shoot them.

Officers fired, hitting the man several times. He was rushed to Temple Hospital in critical condition.


Load Comments