A riot police officer was hit by a petroleum bomb in stunning scenes as demonstrators protested towards police brutality throughout Colombia.
Not less than 10 individuals had been killed and a whole bunch wounded after rioting broke out within the Colombian capital of Bogota throughout protests over the dying of man repeatedly tasered by the cops.
Whereas one police officer was hit by a petroleum bomb in Medellin – with horrendous pics displaying him bursting into flames.
The extent of his accidents will not be recognized.
Dad-of-two Javier Humberto Ordonez was killed after being constantly shocked with a stun gun on Wednesday in Bogota.
Police stated he was consuming alcohol within the streets with others in violation of Colombia’s social distancing guidelines to halt the unfold of coronavirus.
In a broadly shared video, Mr Ordonez is pinned to the bottom by two officers and subjected to successive electrical shocks as he begs them, “Please, no extra.”
Mr Ordonez was then taken to a police station the place his household and pals declare he was subjected to extra abuse.
He later died in hospital.
Lots of of livid protesters gathered outdoors the police station the place he was held, some use garbage bins, rocks and sticks to batter the home windows.
The station and a police car had been graffitied and a bike burned. Two police stations had been set on fireplace and three others attacked in numerous areas of Bogota.