Police Search for Suspects Involved in Assault on Officers

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PHILADELPHIA, PAPhiladelphia police are on the hunt for two suspects involved in a shooting on Tuesday.

Authorities state that on June 27, 2021, at 10:57 pm, police responded to 1600 Cecil B Moore Ave, Philadelphia for a gunshot victim. Upon the arrival officers located a gunshot victim laying on the sidewalk. These officers along with a Detective assisted the victim into the rear of a patrol car. As the victim entered the back seat the officers heard gunshots directed towards them while observing muzzle flash pointed in their direction. After taking cover the officers proceeded west on Cecil B Moore Ave towards 17th St in an effort to locate the shooter with negative results. No injuries or property damage was reported. Both suspects were occupying a light color, late model Jeep.

  • Suspect Description:
    Suspect #1: Black male thin build, wearing a brown designer hat black t-shirt and pants.
    Suspect #2: 
    Black male, thin build, with a scruffy beard and mustache wearing a white t-shirt.
  • If you see these suspects do not approach, contact 911 immediately.
  • To submit a tip via telephone, dial 215.686.TIPS (8477) or text a tip to 215.686.TIPS (8477).
  • Use this electronic form to submit a tip anonymously.
  • All tips will be confidential.

If you have any information about this crime or these suspects please contact Det. Repici of the Philadelphia Police Department’s Central Detective Division at 215-686-3093/3094, reference DC 21-22-038275.

Information is subject to change at any time. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

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