Video: Anti-Trump Protesters Jump on Police Cars As Cops Become Target in Albuquerque

A demonstration against presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump turned ugly in New Mexico Tuesday night, as violence erupted and the ire of angry protesters was unleashed on police officers trying to keep the peace.

Video taken by KOAT-TV captured anti-Trump protesters jumping on and walking over police cars in the streets of Albuquerque.

NBC reporter Frank Thorp who, was on the scene, captured images of the chaotic moment.

Protesters also hurled rocks and other items at police officers throughout the night.

Albuquerque Police said in a tweet that several officers were being treated for injuries after being struck by rocks. At least one individual was arrested.

Editor’s Note: Home page image courtesy of NBC reporter Frank Thorp.

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