Seattle Police on Bikes Confront Protesters

Police declared protests in Seattle’s Capitol Hill neighborhood a riot on June 1, according to reports.

Video shows police on bikes riding toward a group of protesters, while shouting, “Move!” The police can be seen wearing gas masks and holding canisters, pointing one directly at the recorder, Sonasajuan Freeman, at one point.

Freeman uploaded additional footage holding an object he describes as a rubber bullet.

Local news outlets reported police using flash-bangs and pepper spray on crowds on June 1. Credit: Sonasajuan Freeman via Storyful