Armed Woman Shot, Killed by Police in West Philly: Cops

It happened just before 5 p.m. on 5600 Cherry Street.

By David Chang and Cecilia Duffy
|  Thursday, Dec 13, 2012  |  Updated 6:30 AM EDT
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Armed Woman Shot, Killed by Police in West Philly

NBC10.com

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A woman is dead after investigators say she was shot by police in West Philadelphia.

It happened just before 5 p.m. on 5600 Cherry Street.

Investigators say the woman charged at officers with a knife. Police tell NBC10 they were called to the scene after the 27-year-old suspect threatened her family.

No police officers were hurt in the incident.

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