GALLERY: PPD releases photos of 6 officers shot in Nicetown-Tioga standoff

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — On Friday, the Philadelphia Police Department released the photos of the six officers who were wounded in the nearly eight hour standoff Wednesday in the Nicetown-Tioga section of the city. 

Those officers suffer not life-threatening, said Police Commissioner Richard Ross. One officer suffered a graze wound to the head, another was shot in the arm and the rest were hit in various parts of the body, and they have all been released from the hospital. 

They have now been identified as: 

  • Officer Joshua Burkitt
  • Officer Justin Matthews
  • Officer Michael Quinter
  • Officer Nathaniel Harper
  • Officer Ryan Waltman
  • Officer Shaun Parker

Stay up to dated with the lastest on this story here:

City, state, federal officials vow to fight illegal guns, as officers shot in standoff recover

6 officers shot; suspect in custody after standoff with police for almost 8 hours

more Philly News (For Your Information)

Leave a Reply

Leave a Comment

  Subscribe  
Notify of