Philadelphia police swiftly responded to a wave of looting as swarms of individuals descended upon popular stores, including the Apple Store, Lululemon, and Footlocker, in the City of Brotherly Love.

Authorities in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, took action in response to reports of large crowds of juveniles allegedly involved in looting stores in the Center City area on Tuesday night.

As of midnight on Wednesday morning, police have confirmed the arrest of between 15 and 20 individuals during the looting, with at least 2 firearms recovered.