Police: Philly Officer Responding To Robbery Shoots Suspect

Philadelphia Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting that occurred Friday night.

Officials said the incident occurred on on 28th Street and Somerset Street at approximately 8:55, while on location for a robbery in progress 911 call.

Officials said, the suspect, a 17-year-old male pulled out a gun at which time the officer discharged their weapon at the suspect.

The suspect suffered gunshot wounds to his back and leg and was transported to Temple University Hospital by police. He is currently listed in critical but stable condition. An investigation is underway.