After Rikia was dragged from her car and beaten, her toddler was taken away for several hours and photographed for social media purposes by the city’s police department.
He “also used the pistol to assault someone,” said a separate report from KOMO-TV.
“My students’ families are dying!” The protesters then tried to drown out the woman by shouting “USA! USA! USA!”
“I feel like the future is being stolen from us. We don’t see any changes. This cannot continue like this.”
Civilian calls for police reform often end in policy changes at the top that are then deeply resented by the rank and file.
Tear gas is banned in war but can be used to disperse crowds of civilians.