Skip to comments.McCarren Park Pool mishap of the day: NYPD cops use pepper spray to subdue brawling bathers
Posted on 07/18/2012 5:52:33 PM PDT by jimbo123
Cops had to use pepper spray to subdue brawling bathers as yet another fight shut down Williamsburgs star-crossed McCarren Park Pool on Tuesday.
A YouTube video of the incident shows a chaotic melee, with shouting, swearing youths surging and pushing towards a cluster of cops who have a suspect on the ground.
One officer can be seen dispersing the increasingly aggressive crowd with pepper spray, sending people running and then shaking the can as if to ready another shot of spray.
It was the fourth incident at the gleaming 37,950-foot WPA-era pool, which reopened June 28 sporting a $50 million face-lift after being closed for three decades.
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can’t seem to get the video to play...but then again, I think I know what I’ll see..
Williamsburg’s water park....anyone wonder why it was closed 30 years ago?.....ask me again in 30 more years
“Then there was poop-gate on July 9, when the pool was briefly closed for mystery fecal reasons”
Move along nothing to see here just Black yutes doing what comes natural,you can take the boy out of the jungle but you cant take the jungle out of the boy.
Wish I had time to go to a pool. But I'm working to pay taxes for this and the bank bailout.
I'm still trying to fathom how they could let the water get dirty enough for no one to notice, let alone the end-of-day sweep the life guards are probably supposed to do.
OTOH, it's a muni pool in MA. Union hacks related to somebody.
I think you’re right.