Protesters Set NYPD Cars Ablaze in Union Square

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - MAY 30: Protestors vandalize a police cruiser in Union Square on May
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Protesters climbed atop NYPD squad vehicles, crushed emergency lights, and set some of the vehicles on fire in Union Square on Saturday.

A video and photo posted by News 12 anchor Jessica Cunnington showed the destruction:

Breaking 911 posted video too:

Breitbart News reported that police cars in Los Angeles and Chicago were destroyed on Saturday as well. At least 11 LAPD cars were dented, had glass knocked out, and were otherwise vandalized. Some of them were set ablaze.

In Chicago, police car windshields and side windows were broken. The attacks in Los Angeles and Chicago both occurred in broad daylight.

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