Two police officers were attacked by angry protesters as law enforcement attempted to control yellow vests demonstrators marching through Whitehall and Piccadilly, The Independent reported, citing London’s Metropolitan Police.
“Six arrests were made following a moving yellow vest protest in Whitehall and Piccadilly on Saturday, 16 February. Two officers were assaulted during the course of policing the protest”, a police spokesman stated, as quoted by The Independent.
— Riaz Khan (@RiazKhanLC) February 16, 2019
Shocking scenes in Central London today as Police accused of going in heavy handed on UK Yellow Vests!
Were you there? What do you think? pic.twitter.com/5VGXkwotf3
— Steve SNR (@stevesnr50) February 16, 2019
— Ali. 🐳🐺 (@ali__samson) February 16, 2019