Classic Muslim behavior by the book from all over Europe
- Gang of around 12 youths verbally abused officers and threw brick at them
- Engine was left out of action on busiest time of the year
- Officers urged young people to go to organised fireworks displays rather than putting community at risk
PUBLISHED: 09:42 GMT, 6 November 2012 | UPDATED: 11:09 GMT, 6 November 2012
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- This is the dramatic moment a gang of yobs lured a fire engine to a street by setting a wheelie-bin ablaze and then threw bricks through its windscreen.
Unconcerned about the safety of their community, around 12 youths ambushed firefighters responding to a 999 call in Rochdale, Greater Manchester.
Now, the fire service has released CCTV footage of the senseless attack and officers have spoken out against such thuggish behaviour.
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The firefighters were called to a wheelie-bin fire, which is believed to have been started deliberately, and quickly extinguished it.