PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia police say few arrests have been made amid celebrations following the Eagles’ NFC championship game victory.
The arrests came as thousands of fans took to the streets following the Eagles’ 38-7 win over the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday night. The Eagles advanced to their first Super Bowl since 2005, against the AFC champion New England Patriots.READ MORE: Survey Shows Two-Thirds Of Americans Are Ready For Drones To Deliver Takeout
After Sunday’s game, huge crowds gathered in neighborhoods around the city. Police reported two arrests for disorderly conduct and one for assault on police. They also reported three arrests for counterfeit ticket sales.READ MORE: COVID In MN: Feds To Convert Several Testing Sites To Provide Antiviral Treatment
Earlier in the day, workers who jokingly called themselves the “Crisco Cops” greased light poles to prevent fans from climbing them.MORE NEWS: Rising Gas Prices Could Make Memorial Day Travel Cost More This Year
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