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The Latest From Philadelphia's Cop-Hating Mayor

Jeff Katz
August 15, 2019 - 1:46 pm

After a gunman shot and wounded six police officers in Philadelphia Wednesday night, liberal Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney quickly jumped at the chance to use the shooting to call for more gun control.

According to the Philadelphia Inquirer, however, the suspect has a long rap sheet of gun violations and resisting arrest, which means there's a good chance he didn't waltz into a gun shop and purchase his weapon legally.