PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A gunman is in police custody after a shooting in Philadelphia’s Frankford neighborhood. It all unfolded just before 1 a.m. Thursday at Frankford Avenue and Pratt Street.
Police say a 34-year-old man was shot in the face. He’s in stable condition.READ MORE: EXCLUSIVE: Body Of Missing 26-Year-Old Casey Johnston Recovered, Officials Say
The shooter then pointed his gun at an officer arriving at the scene, police say. That officer fired several shots at the gunman but did not hit him.
He then reportedly took off and threw the gun in a trash can.READ MORE: Colts' Carson Wentz Choosing Rest, Rehab For Foot Injury, Remains Out Indefinitely
Police managed to take him into custody.
No further information is available at this time.MORE NEWS: Philadelphia Fire Crews Battle Junkyard Fire In Port Richmond
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