Latest reports: Philadelphia Police officer wounded; suspect in custody

Philly Officer ShotPhiladelphia Police officials gather along the emergency bay at Temple University Hospital, where a police officer was undergoing treatment after he was shot Tuesday in the Feltonville section of the city. Photograph for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Joseph Kaczmarek.

A child looks on as police investigate at the scene of the shooting. Photograph for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Tom Kelly IV.

A child looks on as police investigate at the scene of the shooting. Photograph for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Tom Kelly IV.

Officer Edward Davies, 41, came out of surgery at about 5:00 p.m., according to 6ABC.

The officer was wounded at about 11:55 a.m. near 4th and Annsbury Streets in the city’s Feltonville section, according to CBS3.

Philly.com has police radio traffic from the incident and FOX29 has a witness report.

NBC10 reported that Davies is married and a six-year veteran. He has a 2-year-old son and three older daughters, according to the Philadelphia Daily News:

Police say the gunman was arrested “after a violent struggle,” and a that weapon was recovered, according to FOX29, adding that the suspect was identified as 31-year-old Eric Torres, who suffered “minor injuries” and was in custody at Albert Einstein Medical Center, police said.

Slideshow: Neighbors watch investigation after police officer is wounded. Photographs for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Joseph Kaczmarek and Tom Kelly IV.[slideshow_deploy id=’13363′]

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