Woman in custody after cars, homes vandalized in Tacony section of Philadelphia

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Cars, homes vandalized in Tacony: Tamala Edwards reports during Action News at 6 a.m. on June 27, 2017. (WPVI)

Several residents in the Tacony section of Philadelphia woke up Tuesday morning to find their cars and homes damaged.

Police arrived in the 6400 block of Tulip Street at 11:30 p.m. Monday after reports that a woman was smashing car and house windows.

Officers tried to subdue the suspect, leading to a scuffle.

One officer suffered a hand injury before police used a Taser to subdue the woman.

Police say she was taken into custody for observation.

There was no immediate word what led to the woman's actions.

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