9 people arrested for celebratory gunfire

Philadelphia Police say on Sunday, January 1, 2012, at 12:04 am, patrol officers in the area observed 36-year-old Rickadmus Abrokwa standing in front of his residence firing a handgun into the air before pointing the gun at police. Abrokwa was charged with two counts of Aggravated Assault, Simple Assault, Violations of the Uniform Firearms Act and related offenses.
January 2, 2012 1:59:03 PM PST