He posted the corresponding post on his Twitter page.
“The gunner from Philadelphia couldn’t be let out on the streets. He had a long and very dangerous criminal story. After he injured so many policemen and was captured, he looked as if he had a good time. A long sentence - you need to be much tougher on street crime! ”He wrote.
The Philadelphia shooter should never have been allowed to be on the streets. He had a long and very dangerous criminal record. Looked like he was having a good time after his capture, and after wounding so many police. Long sentence - must get much tougher on street crime!- Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) August 15, 2019
Earlier in the north of Philadelphia, a shooting incident occurred. Police and special forces arrived at the scene.
It was noted that police officers conducted an operation to detain drug dealers in the building. One suspect was detained, another barricaded himself in the building and opened fire on law enforcement officials.
During the shootout, six policemen were injured. They were later discharged from the hospital. The shooter was detained.