January 28, 2023 Doris J. Tremaine 4314
A protest in Times Square, New York City, turned violent as a demonstrator jumped on a police car, smashing in a window. The protest was in response to the release of bodycam footage of Tyre Nichols, a young Black man who was killed by police in a controversial shooting in Memphis, Tennessee.
The police quickly responded to the incident and made several arrests. The New York City Police Department (NYPD) has not yet released the number of people who were arrested, but it is clear that tensions are high in the area. The police have deployed additional officers to Times Square in an effort to maintain order, but the situation remains tense.
The release of the footage of Tyre Nichols’ death has sparked widespread outrage and calls for justice. Demonstrators have taken to the streets of cities across the United States, demanding accountability and transparency in the investigation of Nichols’ death. They are calling for an end to police brutality and for the officers involved in Nichols’ death to be held responsible for their actions.
The incident in Times Square is a reminder that, while many people are calling for peaceful and lawful means of seeking justice, there are some who may resort to violence. The police have urged protesters to remain peaceful and lawful, and have said that they will not tolerate any violence or destruction of property.
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#HappeningNow Police make arrests in Times Square as a protester jumps on a cop car, smashing in window.
Protest is following #TyreNicholsVideo Release in Memphis.
Video by Ken Lopez / @FreedomNTV pic.twitter.com/e0KmFKkQkF
— Oliya Scootercaster 📽️ (@ScooterCasterNY) January 28, 2023
Arrests starting at Times Square protest for #TyreNicholsVideo that was released early. pic.twitter.com/BNZeZ8KzLx
— RawNews1st (@Raw_News1st) January 28, 2023
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WARNING LANGUAGE: Times Square at complete standstill. Protest for #TyreNichols pic.twitter.com/4ahwbAdFoR
— CeFaan Kim (@CeFaanKim) January 28, 2023