3rd LD: At least 6 police officers shot in U.S. city of Philadelphia
Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.
WASHINGTON, Aug. 14 (Xinhua) -- At least six police officers were wounded in a shooting Wednesday afternoon in the U.S. city of Philadelphia, according to local officials, but none are believed to have life-threatening injuries.
Local TV channel WPVI quoted John McNesby, president of the city's Fraternal Order of Police, as saying that six police officers have been wounded and are receiving treatment in a local hospital.
The shooting took place in the Nicetown-Tioga area of the city, along the 3 ...