Protesters attacks white man who aims hunting arrow at them

A White man who yelled “All Lives Matter” from his car window got the beating of his life by protesters after he tried shooting his bow and arrow at them in Utah.

They were protesting following the death of George Floyd, who died shortly after a white police office knelt on his neck for about 8 minutes in Minnesota on Monday.

The man was detained after the incident took place, around 6pm (local time) on Saturday amid nationwide protests, According to local news station KSL-TV.

The Salt Lake City Police Department, in a tweet said it did not have the individual in custody but intended to screen charges against him.

Footage of the incident posted on social media depicted the man yell at bystanders for damaging his car as he prepared the bow.

The person filming the conflict asked: “You call yourself an American?”

To which he said, “Yes, I’m American, All Lives Matter!” in reference to the slogan that has come to be associated with criticism of the “Black Lives Matter” movement, which aims to convey the extent of police violence and systemic racism towards black people in America and beyond.

His face was left bloody and his vehicle was looted and flipped. The vehicle then caught fire in the streets.

He is now in Police custody and charges are expected to be filed against him.


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