CNN headquarters attacked: Windows smashed, logo defaced, vehicles destroyed as riots spread to Atlanta

by Adam Ford · May 29th, 2020 9:43 pm

Last Updated May 30th, 2020 at 9:19 am

The CNN Center in Atlanta was targeted Friday night by rioters protesting the death of George Floyd as unrest continues to spread across the country.

Videos from the scene show a huge crowd of protesters throwing rocks and other objects, shattering exterior windows, spray-painting the large CNN logo sculpture outside the headquarters, and destroying vehicles — including police cars — just outside the building. Some of the vehicles were reportedly set on fire.

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Police vehicles behind destroyed:

Chaos just outside the CNN building:

Amazing footage of SWAT protecting CNN employees as a rioter hurls an explosive into the building while Nick Valencia and his crew were live on air with Chris Cuomo:

Rioters hurl smoke bombs and projectiles at law enforcement inside CNN headquarters:

A protester smashes the window with his skateboard and stands defiantly while SWAT team guns with laser sights are trained on him:

CNN reports:

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