FREE e-Newsletter
Important News - Hot Topics
Get them Now!

Top News

Video: Philly Cops Break Up Brawl at Wedding

October 08, 2012  | 

VIDEO: Wedding Brawl In Philly

A raucous brawl between attendees of two weddings left one dead and three in handcuffs Sunday, as at least a half dozen Philadelphia Police officers were needed to defuse the situation.

The brawl began around 2 a.m. Sunday at the Sheraton Society Hill hotel bar, when guests in a wedding reception at the hotel went to the hotel bar and began fighting among themselves, reports the Philadelphia Daily News.

People who had attended a wedding at another venue and were staying at the Sheraton began fighting with the first group of guests.

"There was an issue with a lot of alcohol fueling the fights," police spokesman Lt. Ray Evers told the Daily News.

A 57-year-old wedding guest, who was one bride's uncle, suffered a heart attack during the fighting and died.

Related:

Cops Arrest Arizona Bride, Who Kicked Officer

Tags: Philadelphia PD, Wedding Brawls


Comments (1)

Displaying 1 - 1 of 1

michael @ 10/8/2012 4:55 PM

Fuc-ing animals, no respect to either wedding party. The police did what they had to and I like it when the news media makes it sound like the LEO were hurting people.........wake up you morons.

Join the Discussion





POLICE Magazine does not tolerate comments that include profanity, personal attacks or antisocial behavior (such as "spamming" or "trolling"). This and other inappropriate content or material will be removed. We reserve the right to block any user who violates this, including removing all content posted by that user.

Other Recent News

Suspect Facing Charges After Boston Police Say He Dropped Backpack at Marathon Finish Line
Boston Police said two backpacks were left unattended by the finish line around 7 p.m. The...
Officer's Son Suspected in Calgary Mass Murder
Matthew de Grood is in custody after four males and a female died following the...
Video: Dashcam Video Shows Small Town Iowa Shootout
Officer Brendan Zeimet was shot when he approached a truck, parked on the wrong side of...
Video: Disabled Wisconsin Officer Dies from 1991 Wound
Severson, Albee, and other deputies were approaching the suspect when he opened fire with...
Video: Heroic Boston Officer Recalls Marathon Bombing Response
He was just feet from the finish line, on-duty at the time, working crowd control, when...

Get Your FREE Trial Issue and Win a Gift! Subscribe Today!
Yes! Please rush me my FREE TRIAL ISSUE of POLICE magazine and FREE Officer Survival Guide with tips and tactics to help me safely get out of 10 different situations.

Just fill in the form to the right and click the button to receive your FREE Trial Issue.

If POLICE does not satisfy you, just write "cancel" on the invoice and send it back. You'll pay nothing, and the FREE issue is yours to keep. If you enjoy POLICE, pay only $25 for a full one-year subscription (12 issues in all). Enjoy a savings of over 60% off the cover price!

Offer valid in US only. Outside U.S., click here.
It's easy! Just fill in the form below and click the red button to receive your FREE Trial Issue.
First Name:
Last Name:
Rank:
Agency:
Address:
City:
State:
  
Zip Code:
 
Country:
We respect your privacy. Please let us know if the address provided is your home, as your RANK / AGENCY will not be included on the mailing label.
E-mail Address:

Police Magazine