At Least 2 Police Officers Hurt in Clashes With #Occupy Goons in Sacramento
At least two California police officers were hurt today during clashes with #Occupy goons in Sacramento.
The police were escorting about 35 members of the South Africa Project pro-white group when occupiers attacked them.
The #occupiers were chanting “From Oakland to Greece, F**k the Police!”
(Warning on language)
The AP reported:
At least two law enforcement officers were injured Monday during a clash with members of the Occupy movement who were at the state Capitol to counter a rally by a group protesting violence by blacks against whites in South Africa.
The clash erupted in the afternoon as California Highway Patrol and Sacramento police officers were escorting about 35 members of the South Africa Project to a parking garage after their protest outside the Capitol building.
About 50 members of Occupy Oakland began throwing cans and bottles at the South Africa group and at the officers. The Occupy members then clashed with the officers as people with the pro-whites group hurried into the parking garage.
“It was the activists across the street engaging the officers,” said CHP officer Sean Kennedy.
Two officers suffered minor injuries and were taken to a hospital. CHP Capt. Andy Menard said one officer who was struck in the face by an object was released from the hospital. The second officer was getting X-rays after apprehending a person suspected of throwing objects, Menard said.