Suspect Hospitalized After North Philadelphia Police Involved Shooting

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Police are investigating an officer involved shooting that took place in north Philadelphia Friday evening.

According to police, during a traffic stop near 16th and Dauphin Streets just before 9 p.m., two men exited the vehicle fled on foot.

The officer gave chase and opened fire on one of the suspects after he displayed a weapon.

Police say the suspect was shot three times. He was transported to Temple University Hospital in unknown condition.

The other suspect was captured in the 2300 block of Carlisle Street.

It is unclear why the two men initially fled the vehicle during the traffic stop.

This incident is under police investigation.

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  1. Hater says:

    They heard about their hero Mumia’s rally and wanted to follow in his footsteps. What I don’t understand is, don’t glocks hold 18 rounds? Why stop at 3?

  2. Gra pe A pe Rules says:

    Again no names or pictures. C B S is covering up for their pets big time today.

  3. Steve MacDonald says:

    “It is unclear why the two men initially fled the vehicle during the traffic stop.” Seriously? Wow surely the person that wrote this article cant be THAT stupid. lets see here, the two men fled ARMED with GUNS. i wonder why they ran? could it have been the fact that they were ARMED and didnt want to be caught??? wow what a genuis. kyw please screen the people who you choose to write articles a little better. high school education helps

    1. TO STEVE MACDONALD says:

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