Man facing attempted murder charges after allegedly shooting police officer in PA
PHILADELPHIA, PA (WENY) – A man is facing attempted murder charges after he allegedly shot a police officer in Pennsylvania.
According to reports, the man was getting off a bus in Philadelphia when he exchanged gunfire with police. Police confirmed yesterday, the 54-year-old and the officer shot at each other Thursday morning after police stopped the bus.
The officer was shot in the arm and taken to the hospital but was later released. There is no word yet if the suspect has an attorney to fight for him. He is still in the hospital in critical condition.