WEST PHILADELPHIA --Philadelphia police opened fire on a gunman in West Philadelphia.
It happened shortly before 7 p.m. Tuesday at 55th and Arch streets.
Police responding to a report of a person with a gun happened upon a man fitting the description.
A foot pursuit ensued.
During the pursuit, one officer fired one shot at the suspect, missing the man.
The suspect was apprehended and a gun was recovered along the 100 block of North 55th Street.
There were no injuries.