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USA: Shooting of anti-Trump protester caught on camera in Portland02:11

USA: Shooting of anti-Trump protester caught on camera in Portland

United States, Portland
November 12, 2016 at 11:51 GMT -00:00 · Published

One person was shot during an anti-Donald Trump protest in Portland, early Saturday morning, as thousands of protesters marched through the city for the fourth night in a row.

The camera operator filming the event managed to captures the shooting suspect's car and was streaming video on social media at the time of the incident; filming the moment of the shooting and the aftermath.

In a statement, Portland police stated that suspected shooter was a motorist who had been in a vehicle when a confrontation with a protester began. The victim was treated at the scene before being taken to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Trump declared victory in the early hours of Wednesday morning, after his Democrat rival Hillary Clinton called him to concede defeat following a bitterly fought election battle. Trump beat Clinton in a surprise landslide victory, garnering 278 of the Electoral College votes, while the Democratic candidate received only 218 in a race she was expected to win.

USA: Shooting of anti-Trump protester caught on camera in Portland02:11
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One person was shot during an anti-Donald Trump protest in Portland, early Saturday morning, as thousands of protesters marched through the city for the fourth night in a row.

The camera operator filming the event managed to captures the shooting suspect's car and was streaming video on social media at the time of the incident; filming the moment of the shooting and the aftermath.

In a statement, Portland police stated that suspected shooter was a motorist who had been in a vehicle when a confrontation with a protester began. The victim was treated at the scene before being taken to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Trump declared victory in the early hours of Wednesday morning, after his Democrat rival Hillary Clinton called him to concede defeat following a bitterly fought election battle. Trump beat Clinton in a surprise landslide victory, garnering 278 of the Electoral College votes, while the Democratic candidate received only 218 in a race she was expected to win.

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