Dec 10 2012
Columbus Police were forced to spray Mace in order to subdue several unruly Muslims. The large crowd had gathered to sign up for a list to get themselves one of 200 government subsidized housing unts being offered at a northwest Columbus apartment complex.
10TV (h/t winterspirit) Police said the crowd started to gather Friday night for the Saturday morning event at The Heritage apartment complex on Gatewood Road near Sunbury Road in northeast Columbus.
Residents in the area called police overnight and complained about the noise and number of cars in the neighborhood.
According to police, violence broke out when the manager of the complex started to set up for the event just before 7 a.m. Saturday morning. Several individuals were sprayed with Mace by police and treated at the scene by emergency crews.