It was an assumption that lawfully armed citizens came to the defense of the intended targets. Kind of hard to tell if they were all gangbangers or some were honest citizens. Returned fire from the crowd doesn't exactly equal either criminal or lawful defensive activity.I didn't read were anyone had a carry permit.
Deleware is a "May Issue" state like NY, MA and MD...and it is actually very difficult to obtain a permit to carry in DL(harder than NY,but not quite as hard as MD) if you are not LE or someone that routinely carrys high value items.Being curious about some of the comments in regards to who was doing the shooting, I found this:
Skimming thru, it seems to read that residents of the fine state of Delaware can carry concealed w/ permit, but I didn't go in to super detail about the whens & hows