Crime: USA: Gunman gives up after firefight with police
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Philadelphia (AP) - After hours of siege by a heavy police force and constant firefight, an armed man in the US East Coast town of Philadelphia has given up at night. The man had opened the fire on the officers in a police action and injured six policemen. Another three officers injured themselves as they took cover from the hail of bullets. The policewoman then entrenched himself in a house and spent hours exchanging firefights with the police.