Marines And The PoliceThe Marines were backing-up LAPD on a call that someone had broken into a store.
At the scene, the cop told the Marines to "cover" him as he approached the store (to police, "cover" means to point your weapons in the direction of the threat, to Marines it means lay down a ba
The Marines promptly laid down a ba
The thief, probably a little scared at this point, called 911 and reported, "They're shooting at me!".