October 4 2023 – PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania – Three Police officers were shot in Philadelphia on Whitaker Avenue while responding to domestic call. Police report that suspect, who shot at police prompting them to return fire, is dead.
Officers are in stable condition.
Fox Chase, where the shooting allegedly occured, is one of the safest neighborhoods in Philadelphia, with crime rates well below the Philadelphia average.
“This tragic incident is yet another cold reminder of the dangers our women and men face day in and day out. Proud of our brave officers, and pray for their recoveries and all affected by this senseless attack.” Philadelphia police commissioner John M Stanford wrote on X, previously known as Twitter.