Frayser Riot Video: Man Hits Police Squad Automotive With Chair



Jonathan Xie

Frayser riots erupted after a big crowd gathered on the scene of a reported officer-involved capturing in Memphis.

Officers mentioned the capturing occurred within the 2000 block of Durham in Memphis simply earlier than 7 p.m. native time. It concerned the Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Process Power, a U.S. Marshal Service. Officers haven’t launched any particulars on the capturing.

A neighborhood reporter, Luke Jones with WREG-TV, captured a video of a person smashing a squad automotive with a chair.


The video seems to indicate a person wearing all white smashing a Memphis Police Division automotive with a chair. One other man shouts profanities within the background. He hits the rear of the automotive twice with a chair, then passes the chair to a second man, who smashed the rear windshield of the automotive. The second man hit the rear windshield 3 times. The video captures the sound of glass shattering. Not less than one different individual additionally seemed to be recording a video of the incident.

Officers mentioned Memphis Police Officers weren’t concerned within the capturing.

A number of officers and no less than two reporters suffered minor accidents on the scene.

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