Philadelphia’s Office of Emergency Management warned residents in several areas of the city to remain indoors as protests over the police shooting of Walter Wallace Jr turned violent late on October 27.
It was the second night of unrest after footage circulated on social media showing Wallace Jr shot several times as he approached officers while holding a knife on October 26.
This footage, recorded by Julio Rosas for Townhall.com, shows the aftermath of looting at a Rite Aid pharmacy on Aramingo Avenue.
Police said there were around 1,000 people looting businesses in the area. Credit: Julio Rosas / Townhall.com via Storyful