IS sympathizer shoots Philadelphia cop in 'chilling' ambush

This image obtained January 8, 2016 from the Philadelphia Police Department, shows a suspect shooting into a police car on January 7, 2016The apparent assassination attempt comes amid heightened security — and paranoia — in the United States following last month’s assault by a radicalized Muslim couple in California that killed 14 people, and the November terror attacks in Paris. Policeman Jesse Hartnett, 33, was shot three times in his left arm as he sat in his patrol car late Thursday in the northeastern city. Stills captured from video surveillance and released to the press show the suspect — named by police as Edward Archer, 30, a local man — opening fire as he walked towards the patrol car, extending his arm into the vehicle and then continuing to fire as he flees on foot.

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