BALTIMORE, MD. (THECOUNT) — An audience member says a man interrupted a performance of “Fiddler on the Roof” at Baltimore’s Hippodrome Theatre, by yelling anti-semitic slurs Wednesday.
A witness said the man, who was seated in the balcony of the theatre on Wednesday night, began shouting “Heil Hitler, Heil Trump” during the performance intermission.
The outburst cause many people attending the play to flee the scene fearing an escalation.
The witness stated that individuals started running and “waiting to hear a gunshot.”
The man was escorted out and the show without further incident. The performance continued.
Rich Scherr via Twitter @writerguyRich: “Sick, sad world. A man stands at intermission of tonight’s performance of Fiddler in Baltimore and yells, “Heil Hitler,” along with pro-Trump references.” Continue reading
MCKEESPORT, PA. (THECOUNT) — Lori Mula has been identified as the victim who died following a crash in McKeesport on Thursday night.
Mula, 48, was operating a vehicle when she exited the roadway and struck a utility pole at about 11:30 p.m. in the 600 block of West 5th Avenue, McKeesport, PA.
Officials say, live wires made extracting Mula from the crushed vehicle more complicated for first responders, who has to cut her out of the vehicle after the wires were removed.
Mula was transported to an area hospital where she was later pronounced dead of blunt force injuries that occurred in the violent crash. Continue reading
A video has emerged purportedly showing the suspects in the carjacking and shooting of an Uber driver in Ft. Bend County late Monday.
Deputies say the Uber driver was robbed before the suspects callously shot him in the back in 7800 block of Soledad in the Mission Bend area.
Three suspects then fled the scene in a black 2014 Dodge Dart. The Dart was caught on video near the crime scene.
According to the Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office, the incident happened just before 7 p.m. in the 7800 block of Soledad in the Mission Bend area. Deputies say the driver was robbed and shot before the suspects took off in his vehicle. The victim was transported to a nearby hospital with a gunshot wound to his back. Continue reading
During a news conference Sunday, Assistant Police Commissioner Mark Rowley said that the officers fired “an unprecedented number” of bullets at London Bridge terror suspects and in the process accidentally struck a member of the public.
Rowley says the injured civilian’s injuries are not believed to be critical and there will be an independent investigation.
The attackers were shot dead. Rowley says they had “already killed members of the public and had to be stopped immediately.”
The injured civilian has not yet been identified.