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Posts published in “Day: August 15, 2019”

Community works to heal; restore sense of normalcy after Philadelphia shooting

More than 24 hours after the gunfire rang out in the Tioga-Nicetown neighborhood where six Philadelphia police officers were shot, the community is struggling to find a sense of normalcy.
Source: ABC News 6

Assault rifle recovered from home after Philadelphia standoff

A gunman barricaded himself inside a Philadelphia rowhouse for 7½ hours, firing on police and wounding six in a dramatic standoff that trapped two officers all while the commissioner and the shooter’s attorney tried to negotiate a surrender.
Source: ABC News 6

Philadelphia shooting injures 9 officers, 6 shot; suspect surrenders after hourslong standoff

A gunman surrendered early Thursday morning following a standoff with Philadelphia police that lasted more than seven hours leaving six officers shot and three others injured.
Source: ABC News 6

Person of interest in Pennsylvania murders taken into custody in West Virginia

A Pennsylvania man who is a person of interest in the murders of his stepmom and half-brother has been taken into custody in West Virginia.
Source: ABC News 6

Commissioner: 'Unorthodox' tactics helped end Philadelphia standoff

It took more than seven hours for the suspected gunman who authorities said shot six officers to vacate a Philadelphia home, but not before Police Commissioner Richard Ross used some “unorthodox” tactics to end the standoff.
Source: ABC News 6