Police and SWAT officers surrounded a location in Philadelphia's Nicetown-Tioga section Wednesday after six police officers were shot and wounded.
Sgt. Eric Gripp, who is with the public affairs unit, said on Twitter that the shooting remained active as of 8 p.m. ET.
The officers’ injuries are believed to be non-life-threatening, Gripp said. They are being treated at local hospitals.
Other officers are receiving medical attention for what he said were non-gunshot injuries.
Police have not said whether anyone else has been injured.
Authorities say police were serving a warrant before shots rang out in the Nicetown-Tioga area at around 4:30 p.m.
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