Crowd taunts Philadelphia police officers, laughs at them in midst of gunfire

Crowd taunts Philadelphia police officers, laughs at them in midst of gunfire
Crowds taunt cops during shootout (Image: CBS Philly screen grab)

[Ed. – They were apparently fresh out of buckets of water.]

While Philadelphia police officers were dealing with a gunman who shot six of their own during a standoff at a home in the Nicetown-Tioga section, cops also had to deal with being taunted by some bystanders. CBS3’s Alexandria Hoff reports a crowd of people laughed and yelled at officers in the midst of gunfire during a standoff on Wednesday.

Trending: As Joe Biden’s mother would say…

Police say officers were serving a narcotics warrant on the 3700 block of North 15th Street around 4:30 p.m. when the suspect opened fire. As police exchanged gunfire, officers escaped through windows and doors.

Continue reading →

Comments

For your convenience, you may leave commments below using Disqus. If Disqus is not appearing for you, please disable AdBlock to leave a comment.