STRAWBERRY MANSION (WPVI) -- A Philadelphia police officer is in the hospital being treated for an injury he suffered while chasing a suspect.
The officer suffered a puncture wound to his arm.
He was injured while responding to a 911 call at around 3:30 a.m. Sunday for gunfire near 30th and Cumberland in the Strawberry Mansion section of the city.
When the officer tried to question a man in connection with the gunfire, the man made a run for it.
The officer chased him and fell to the ground when he heard gunfire.
The man got away.
Police found several shell casings at the scene.
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Officer injured while chasing suspect in Strawberry Mansion