I know it’s a late posting but I thought anytime a cop gets shot it’s worth posting, late or not. As usual the violence in our city knows no restraint.
Officer, 2 Bystanders Shot Following Bank Robbery(CBS 3) PHILADELPHIA A Philadelphia Police Officer was shot Tuesday morning while responding to a report of a bank robbery in South Philadelphia. An officer pursuing two men suspected of holding up a PNC Bank near 3rd Street and Packer Avenue was involved in a shootout with the suspects. Police said the officer shot and wounded one of the suspects before both men were taken into custody. The wounded gunman was taken to Hahneman University Hospital. His condition was not immediately available. The officer suffered a graze wound to the lip and was transported to Jefferson Hospital with non-life threatening injuries police said. A 31-year-old woman sitting in the living of a nearby home was also wounded and taken to Jefferson Hospital. Police said the woman was shot in the ankle and her injuries do not appear to be life threatening.Police said a second officer was treated for an ankle injury. Detectives are investigating the bank robbery and shooting.
Thankfully no serious injuries to the police or civilians. Nice work by the officers. Stay safe fellas.

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