The CHAZ Effect: Nineteen 911 calls get zero response after burglary, arson suspect held

The CHAZ Effect: Nineteen 911 calls get zero response after burglary, arson suspect held
Capitol Hill Autonomous Zone in Seattle (CHAZ) (Image via Twitter)

[Ed. – The Left should get used to this. It’s what they profess to want.]

What would happen if you called 911 and no one answered? Or even worse, they answered but no one bothered to show up — even after you caught the perp yourself? Seattle residents are getting a taste of a community with no police after KIRO-TV reported on an auto shop owner’s travails near the Capitol Hill Autonomous Zone yesterday.

After foiling an arson and catching the suspect, John McDermott repeatedly called 911 for both the fire and the arrest of the man responsible. After much hemming and hawing, Seattle police finally admitted that they wouldn’t respond.

“I chased him down and a s soon as I came face to face, he came at me so I put him on the ground,” Mason McDermott said. He said he had the suspect pinned while his dad repeatedly called 911.

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