A group of seven teenagers attacked and killed a 73-year-old man in Philadelphia last month with a traffic cone according to video footage released by the Philadelphia Police Department Friday.
Disturbing footage of the incident, which occurred on June 14, shows a group of apparent teenagers pursuing the victim identified as James Lambert down the 2100 block of Cecil B. Moore Avenue in the city’s northwest corridor.
The video shows Lambert attempting to walk away from the group at around 3 am.
The teens then followed the 73-year-old across the street before one of the male assailants attacked him from behind by striking him with a traffic cone.
The blow knocked Lambert to the ground at which point one of the group’s females picked up the cone and hit him with it again with it. Read more…