Chilean protesters clash with police on May Day

STORY: Police fired water cannon and tear gas as protesters threw stones and Molotov cocktails toward police vehicles during the protest in the Chilean capital city.

Two people were detained after they were accused of shooting two women and one man during a parallel protest in the Meiggs neighbourhood in the capital of the South American country.

Local media identified one of the injured women as a journalist who is reported to be in a critical state due to a head wound.

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