WHDH is reporting a 37-year-old woman is facing assault charges after police say she attacked an EMS supervisor on Thursday afternoon in South Boston. State police were conducting a traffic stop at Preble Circle heard a man yelling and spotted a woman trying to push past a Boston EMS supervisor trying to enter 313 Old Colony Ave. EMS were working to help a person found unresponsive inside that building.
The woman, later identified as Donna A. Taylor, of Boston. Taylor was arrested on charges of assault on ambulance personnel, assault and battery on a person over the age of 60, assault and battery, disorderly conduct, resisting arrest, and disturbing the peace. It was also discovered that Taylor was the subject of a Boston Municipal Court warrant charging her with larceny over $1,200 and destruction of property valued under $1,200.
Police also say several people on the sidewalk began filming the assault on the EMS supervisor on their cellphones without trying to help the EMS supervisor. Come on, people.