PHILADELPHIA (KLTV/KTRE) - Officials in Philadelphia are responding to an active shooter situation.
The department issued a tweet Wednesday that officers were responding to a shooting in the 3700 block of 15th Street. Multiple officers have been injured, police report.
About 5 p.m., PPD Sgt. Eric Gripp reported at least six officers were shot and transported to area hospitals with non life-threatening injuries. Multiple others officers are receiving treatment for non-gunshot injuries.
Residents have been asked to avoid the area.
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