Philly Police Probe Fight

By: Chris Brennaman
By: Chris Brennaman

Several juveniles face assault charges after an incident on Friday night in Philadelphia, Miss.

Newscenter 11 has learned from his family that the victim was 17-year-old Lance House. The family said he was leaving the Canal Place Cinema when he was attacked by several young men.

"Upon arriving, officers discovered that a large group of individuals had been involved in an altercation, also discovered a young juvenile had sustained injuries and was taken to the hospital and treated for his injuries," said Chief Richard Sistrunk of the Philadelphia Police Department.

According to the victim's family, the father of one the boys involved stood by and watched. Sistrunk confirms that an adult has been arrested.


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