Montco DA investigating police-involved shooting in Norristown

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Montco DA investigates police-involved shooting in Norristown: Sharrie Williams reports on Action News at 4:30 p.m., February 27, 2018 (WPVI)

The Montgomery County District Attorney's office has launched an investigation into a police-involved shooting in Norristown.

Chopper 6HD was over the scene along the 200 block of East Chestnut Street Tuesday.

That's where officers reportedly encountered an armed man while investigating a disturbance.

Police said when the gunman took off running through a backyard, one of their officers shot him in the shoulder.

He's now recovering at the hospital.

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