PA Corrections Sergeant Shoots Man Trying to Take Her Car

The cameras clearly show the 35-year-old putting gas in her BMW vehicle when the male approaches her and grabs her, puts her in a bear hug from behind and then there's a physical altercation and they both pull weapons...

A Pennsylvania state prisons correctional sergeant shot a suspect who also shot her during an attempted carjacking in North Philadelphia Tuesday night.

Investigators said it happened around 10:30 p.m. while the sergeant was pumping gas, 6ABC reports.

"The cameras clearly show the 35-year-old putting gas in her BMW vehicle when the male approaches her and grabs her, puts her in a bear hug from behind and then there's a physical altercation and they both pull weapons and they shoot each other," said Chief Inspector Scott Small.

The sergeant was shot twice in the leg and the 22-year-old male suspect was shot twice in the lower back and leg, police said.

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