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Career Criminal Attacks Philadelphia Police, Shoots Six Officers

Jeff Katz
August 15, 2019 - 1:25 pm

The gunman who shot six police officers in North Philadelphia Wednesday night surrendered to police early Thursday morning, according to NBC News.

The suspect, Maurice Hill, opened fire on police Wednesday afternoon while officers were attempting to serve a warrant. He eventually surrendered shortly after midnight.

Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross Jr. said in a press conference that the suspect had prior arrests.