NYC rioters target police vehicles, light fires

by Jordyn Pair · Jul 27th, 2020 3:31 pm

Last Updated Jul 28th, 2020 at 12:20 pm

Anti-police rioters vandalized several New York Police Department vehicles on Saturday night in a round of havoc inflicted on Lower Manhattan.

Protesters set fires in the area, as well as slashed the tires of police cars and attempted to smash in their windows. A total of six police cars were vandalized.

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Video shows demonstrators jumping on top of police vehicles, swearing at police officers, and marching through the streets. At least 18 arrests were made.

The protest was billed as a show of support for similar demonstrations in Portland, Oregon.


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