A Delaware County police officer was shot several times in a reported ambush near the Folcroft rail station, leading to a manhunt for the shooter that affected area rail service before four people were taken into custody.
Around 10 a.m. on Friday, Officer Christopher Dorman, 25 , was shot in the face, torso and lower extremities while responding to a report of drug activity near the corner of Primos and Elmwood streets in Folcroft, 6ABC reported.
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The officer, who took a total of three shots while one remained lodged in his bulletproof vest, was taken to Penn Presbyterian Hospital in critical condition, according to Fox29.
Focusing on a residential area near the Folcroft rail station, officials launched a manhunt for the shooter that resulted in four individuals being taken into custody, 6ABC added.