He also pointed his gun point blank at the cameraman (and viewer). As one story notes, "it defies belief that the person doing the shooting could not make out Rust's bright yellow vest and the professional camera equipment. And yet the barrage was prolonged, and paused for a reload."
Police firing pepper bullets at our local NBC affiliate news crew live on TV. pic.twitter.com/aGBzl4WAA4— Guthrie Graves-Fitzsimmons (@GuthrieGF) May 30, 2020
Again. For the second time today, reporters doing their job professionally and not impeding police work are targeted by police officers. https://t.co/JkIHJcmSR5— Ed O'Keefe (@edokeefe) May 30, 2020