Police: Officer kills armed man in Frankford

Police investigate at the scene of a fatal police-invloved shooting along the 4600 block of Worth Street Saturday night in the Frankford section of Philadelphia. Photos bv Joseph Kaczmarek

A Philadelphia Police officer shot and killed a man that police say was armed in the Frankford section of Philadelphia Saturday morning. Police say that n officer from the 15th district saw a man along the 4600 block of Worth Street armed with a gun and running down the street. The man allegedly pointed his weapon at the officer once a chase ensued. The officer shot once, striking the man in the head, and he was pronounced dead at the scene.

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(Guncrisis.org/Joseph Kaczmarek)

 

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