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Philly police are investigating claim that Flyers mascot Gritty physically assaulted a boy during a photo shoot

PHILADELPHIA — In a sign that nothing is sacred anymore, Philadelphia Police are investigating an alleged incident involving Gritty, the mascot of the Phi...
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PHILADELPHIA — In a sign that nothing is sacred anymore, Philadelphia Police are investigating an alleged incident involving Gritty, the mascot of the Philadelphia Flyers, and a 13-year-old boy.

Gritty is accused of physically assaulting the boy during a November 2019 photo shoot at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, police say.

The news was reported by KYW-TV in Philadelphia.

No other information is available at this time.