Police-involved shooting in Delaware County probed

A Sharon Hill police officer shot a man who allegedly fired a gun while running from a traffic shop. Credit: Google Images
A Sharon Hill police officer shot a man who allegedly fired a gun while running from a traffic shop.
Credit: Google Images

A police-involved shooting in Sharon Hill, Delaware County, that left one man injured is under investigation.

The shooting happened following a traffic stop Monday afternoon on Chester Pike at Sharon Avenue, NBC10 reports.

The driver reportedly fired a gun at a police officer as he attempted to flee the traffic stop. He was wounded when the officer returned fire.

A total of about 13 gunshots were exchanged in the shootout, according to the report.

The police officer was not injured.


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