Ambush Attack On Cop, 4 Civilians, 2 Cops Shot… Suspect Killed
The news station article said he left a note stating his hatred for police and probation officers… BLM is planning a protest later this afternoon claiming there was absolutely no need to shoot the shooter dead.
WEST PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) — Seven people were shot, including two police officers, after an ambush-style attack that led to a fatal shootout in West Philadelphia. A civilian and the gunman are dead.
It all started around 11:20 p.m. Friday on the 5200 block of Sansom Street. More
PHILADELPHIA (CBS/AP) — Police say a note expressing hatred toward law enforcement was found after a man ambushed a police officer then went on a shooting rampage, injuring a second officer, killing one woman and injuring three other people in West Philadelphia. The suspect was shot and killed by police.
The wild chase and shootout began around 11:20 p.m. Friday near 52nd and Sansom Streets.
Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross said Sgt. Sylvia Young was ambushed and shot multiple times in the arm and protective vest. He said Ed Miller, a former police officer who is now a member of the police force at the University of Pennsylvania, was also wounded. Both were in stable condition early Saturday at Penn Presbyterian Hospital.
Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney said both officers are lucky to be alive. More