Several Philadelphia police officers were shot, Wednesday, August 14 afternoon in what is being called an "active and ongoing" shooting situation in the city.
Philadelphia Police Sgt. Eric Gripp tweeted that there was at least one suspect firing at police officers in the city's Nicetown neighborhood.
Live video from news stations showed a massive police presence in a neighborhood with dozens of police cars and officers, many of them with their guns drawn.
Gunshots are continuing to be heard late Wednesday afternoon. (AP)