Heavy Police Presence Around Washington Square Park Amid New Curfew

Heavy police presence was seen around Washington Square Park in New York on the night of June 5, footage posted to Twitter showed, as officers attempted to enforce a newly-instated 10 pm curfew for the park.

Local media cited sources saying that at least 22 people were arrested for unlawful assembly and violation of park rules, and five police officers were injured. Credit: Joshua Potash via Storyful

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