The Philadelphia Police Department extended a job offer via Facebook to Kanye West in an effort to help the artist overcome his recently reported debt.
West’s Twitter rant this week about his $53 million debt attracted a response from Philadelphia police who altered a photo to give West the appearance of an officer in a post meant to entice him into a position with the department, Fox reported.
We're hiring Police Officers, and we did the math. With a starting salary of $47,920, Officer West could be completely...Posted by Philadelphia Police Department on Thursday, February 18, 2016
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The humorous side of the Philadelphia Police Department has been on display recently as they also used an image of Drake to remind residents that the #NoSavesies policy would be in effect during the recent blizzard, according toNBC.
The post does have a serious message, though, as it was quoted by NBC: “Even if you're not Kanye, please consider a career as a Philly Police Officer. You could earn a great living, receive a fantastic benefits package for you and your family, and make a true difference in your community.”
West has not responded to the department’s offer, Fox added.