Active Shooter: At least 6 Officers Injured in Philadelphia Shootout

At least six officers injured in ongoing shootout in North Philadelphia.  Residents URGED to stay clear of the area.

What We Know:

  • The standoff is still ongoing and the suspect in still said to be shooting on 3700 15th St.
  • Temple University Health Services Center has been put on lockdown as it is seven to eight blocks away from the scene.
  • Officers have non-life threatening injuries but have been rushed to Temple University Hospital.
  • Officers involved are a part of the Narcotics Division as well as the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.
  • The standoff began as a call to the scene regarding narcotics activity and has been ongoing for about two hours.

This story is developing but residents are encouraged to stay out of the area!

We will provide updates as they become available.