That sounds reasonable to me. In fact, it sounds like the only reasonable thing to do. Barracade yourself till the LEOS come. If someone tries to get to you, then you have to defend yourself.
Trying to defend yourself in the middle of "Bikers Gone Wild" would be crazy.
I've never heard of this wording before (in bold):
"Police say 32-year-old Barry Stinson was also arrested and charged with lynching by mob, 2nd degree. Both men are expected in bond court Monday morning."