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Mass Shooting injures several Philadelphia police officers

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Authorities say several Philadelphia police officers have been injured in an “active and ongoing” shooting situation in the city.

The FOX station in Philadelphia says someone shot six officers and a seventh was injured in a crash. No word yet on their conditions.

Sgt. Eric Gripp tweeted there was at least one suspect firing at police officers Wednesday afternoon.

A police spokesman confirmed the shooting in the Nicetown section of the city but offered no other information.

Video shows a massive police presence in a neighborhood with dozens of police cars and officers, many of them with their guns drawn.

Video also showed two other officers carrying a man and putting them in the back of a police car.

We will update this report as more information comes in.

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