Long Branch, NJ police in full riot gear were dispatched to the vicinity of Pier Village Saturday night after a Juneteenth celebration turned violent.
According to Domigos Saldidas, public safety director of Long Branch, multiple officers from neighboring towns and State Police responded to help disperse the crowds.
“Right now we’re trying to have peace in Long Branch,” Saldidas said.
In one video recorded at the scene, people could be seen dancing on top of a moving car.
But a video that was sent to us by local residents reveals a lot of violence contrary to local reports.
In the video, a white girl is brutally beaten and the crowd just cheers!
WATCH (warning: graphic video)
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Officers locked down the area, according to a report, as hundreds of people took to the streets to riot.
The Lakewood Scoop reported that people are allegedly trapped in businesses where work with no way out, according to the site.
The reason for the riot is unknown at this time.
The police advised residents to avoid the area.
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