BALTIMORE (WJZ) — When Mayor Catherine Pugh’s home was raided by the FBI and IRS, one neighbor made his voice heard.
“There go the boxes,” Jeff Davis yelled during the raid. “That’s all I want to see is some boxes,”READ MORE: Large Water Main Break Reported In West Baltimore
Every time an agent or attorney walked in or out of Pugh’s home during the raid, Davis had something to say.
James Gross, a Baltimore D.J. known as D.J. Nasty, heard Davis during the raid.
“Immediately, like everyone else, I heard, ‘Boxes and boxes,’ in the background,” Gross said. “I thought, wait a minute.”
When Gross heard Davis, he recut the words and added a beat.READ MORE: Aunt Charged In Death Of 2 Children Whose Bodies Were Found During Essex Traffic Staff
“Just, ‘Boxes and boxes,’ immediately jumped out to me,” Gross said. “I just started hearing boxes and boxes and boxes and boxes.”
Just like that, a viral song was born, as the controversy surrounding Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh continues.MORE NEWS: COVID-19 In Maryland: More Than 500 New Cases Reported For Second Consecutive Day
“My phone went crazy,” Gross said. “Twitter, retweets and Facebook shares. Everything all weekend,”