LIVE UPDATES: Six officers injured after Philadelphia shooting

LIVE UPDATES: Six officers injured after Philadelphia shooting
Officials in Philadelphia are responding to an active shooter situation. (Source: KLTV)

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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