Philadelphia’s City Hall was the sight of a gun standoff Friday morning as an armed man fired on police in front of the Masonic Temple, located on North Broad Street. After a half hour of negotiating with officers, the gunman raised his weapon and fired one shot toward the officers on scene. Police then fired back, striking the gunman.
The gunman, who has not be identified has been taken to Hahnemann Hospital, where he was admitted in critical condition.
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