Incident

10-04-2023 Pennsylvania Philadelphia 4-1

Location

October 04, 2023

7500 block of Whitaker Ave
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Sgt
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Officer
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Officer
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Michael Hwang
  • Age: 42
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, or suicide)
  • Officer Involved Incident
  • Officer Involved Shooting - Officer shot
  • Officer Involved Shooting - subject/suspect/perpetrator killed
  • Police Targeted
  • Mass Shooting (4+ victims injured or killed excluding the subject/suspect/perpetrator, one location)
  • Domestic Violence

Notes

Shooting began as a argument over video game.... uncle shot, police called, shooter opens fire on police, three hit, shooter killed in return fire.

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: 40 SW

District

Congressional District: 2
State Senate District: 5
State House District: 172