5 Philadelphia officers taken off street duty

January 17, 2014 1:37:51 PM PST
Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey has confirmed five Philadelphia narcotics officers have been removed from the streets.

Ramsey says the officers have been stripped of their guns and badges but have not been suspended.

Authorities are not elaborating on what why officers were removed from the streets. However, we are told it is part of a joint investigation with the FBI and Internal Affairs.

A grand jury is looking into the case.