At least 5 injured in a shooting in Philadelphia, numerous arrests


By John

At least five people were injured in Philadelphia in an event marking the end of Ramadan: CNN reports. Police have made numerous arrests and recovered at least 4 firearms at the scene of the shooting in Philadelphia: Fox reports. At least one officer shot.

The police are currently excluding the possibility of a terrorist act or an attack linked to the end of Ramadan for the shooting and are leaning towards the possibility of common criminal activity. CNN reports it. The scenario would be confirmed by a first reconstruction of the event, according to which two separate groups of people would have begun to shoot each other, causing a general stampede of the crowd and the intervention of the police, who were already on site to guarantee the safety of thousands of people. faithful gathered in a nearby mosque for the end of Ramadan.