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Police: 1 Suspect Shot Dead, 1 Wounded In Mount Airy

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PHILADELPHIA -

One suspect was shot dead and another was wounded Monday afternoon in Mount Airy during the Philadelphia Police Department's second officer-involved shooting of the day.

SkyFOX flew over the scene were the gunfire was reported around 1:20 p.m. on the 200 block of Sharpnack Street.

One suspect was apparently pronounced dead at the scene. The one who was wounded was shot five times.

No officers were reported injured.

FOX 29's Dave Schratwieser reports from the scene that law enforcement was staking out the block, and both suspects were armed at the time of the shooting.

The FBI is also investigating the incident.

Schratwieser will have more details during live reports on the FOX 29 News at 5 & 6.

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