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Philadelphia man arrested for firing shots at police

Saturday, May 25, 2013

Philadelphia Police arrested a man accused of firing shots in North Philadelphia Saturday morning. At least one of those shots was fired at officers.

Police responded to reports of a man carrying a loaded gun inside a home in the 900 block of West Silver Street around 1:30 a.m.

Police say he fired one shot inside the home and another shot toward police. The officers did not return fire.

The man was arrested without incident, and there were no reports of injuries.

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