Sunday, November 22, 2020

Watch: Protest Turns Violent After Cops Shoot Man Armed with Knife in Philadelphia

Protests in multiple parts of Philadelphia turned violent on Monday night after two police officers shot a Black man armed with a knife. Protesters took to the streets shortly after a video showing the chasing police with a knife was shot and killed.

Protests are turning violent in multiple parts of the City of Brotherly Love after two police officers were forced to defend themselves from a man wielding a knife during a domestic situation. A video tweeted by OSI News shows chaos breaking out as protesters attack police officers.

Now in Philly as several groups protest in different parts of the city. #Philly#BLM#BLMprotest#PoliceShootingpic.twitter.com/NROSIBguzf

— OSI News (@osiworldnews) October 27, 2020

Another video shows a line of police officers with shields up who have been attacked with buckets of paint, wooden pallets, bricks, and other objects.

Philadelphia, PA pic.twitter.com/2AI227p18O

— Kitty Shackleford (@KittyLists) October 27, 2020

Philadelphia, PA – activate the guard NOW. #Phillypic.twitter.com/9dJZulG3Uo

— Kitty Shackleford (@KittyLists) October 27, 2020

What the fuck. It looks like they’re throwing bricks at the police. I can’t tell for sure. #Phillypic.twitter.com/Bd1KYLPXbP

— Kitty Shackleford (@KittyLists) October 27, 2020

Protesters are yelling at anyone carrying cameras as violence and looting continue. Protesters are equating journalists and police.

#Philly Philadelphia, PA pic.twitter.com/ngRieZKkyk

— Kitty Shackleford (@KittyLists) October 27, 2020

Possible looting #Philly Philadelphia, PA pic.twitter.com/QurLj0AIS5

— Kitty Shackleford (@KittyLists) October 27, 2020

Mixed messaging …

Approximately 100 demonstrators remain as police continue dispersal efforts. Still taking projectiles. pic.twitter.com/chVQxsmPMH

— Shane B. Murphy (@shanermurph) October 27, 2020

In another part of Philadelphia, another group took to the streets and began smashing store windows, ABC6 in Philadelphia reported.

Editor’s Note: This is a developing story. More information will be provided as additional facts are obtained.

Bob Price serves as associate editor and senior news contributor for the Breitbart Texas-Border team. He is an original member of the Breitbart Texas team. Price is a regular panelist on Fox 26 Houston’s What’s Your Point? Sunday-morning talk show. Follow him on Twitter @BobPriceBBTX and Facebook.

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