Man drove into crowd of protesters in Washington and then jumped out of his car, shoots a demonstrator in the arm before fleeing to police for protective custody
Unidentified man drove through crowd of Black Lives Matter protesters in Seattle on Sunday as hundreds gathered for a George Floyd demonstration
The black Honda Civic only stopped when it ran into a police barrier – once the car came to a stop, one protester was seen trying to get the driver out of the car
The suspect then shoots 27-year-old BLM activist Gregory Daniel in the arm, sending him crashing to the pavement as other protesters rush to his side
People scampered as the driver emerged from his car brandishing his weapon before makes his way to a group of Seattle cops where he is placed under arrest
Suspect had not been identified or charged with a crime as of Sunday night
The male driver attempted to drive his vehicle through a crowd of protesters before coming to a stop. A 27-year-old [seen photo, near the driver’s window] tried to get the man to stop driving , before the driver shot him
Terrifying video shows the moment a man attempted to drive his car through a crowd of protesters in Washington state before exiting his vehicle and shooting one demonstrator with a hand gun.
Footage showed the man, who has not been identified, driving through a protest that was taking place in Seattle on Sunday.
The vehicle is seen speeding down a road where George Floyd protesters were peacefully demonstrating.
Driver ploughs into BLM protesters and shoots man in Seattle
Video from an eye witnesse shows the car coming to a halt after hitting a barricade in a crowd of protesters.
A protester hanging by the driver’s window who confronted the driver falls to the ground after what sounds like a gunshot.
A single shot is heard being fired from the car as the man fires at a 27-year-old black demonstrator.
The bullet strikes the victim, named as Daniel Gregory, in the arm and sends him crashing to the ground.
He was caught on camera being assisted by medics from the scene with a tourniquet on his arm. He said he knew the gunman.
He said: ‘I catch him and I punch him in the face.
‘I hear the gunshot go off in my arm… My whole thing was to protect those people down there.’
Dozens of screams are heard as the man then rushes out of his vehicle brandishing the weapon.
Protesters run for their lives as the man makes his way toward a group of police that were standing nearby.
According to the Seattle Fire Department, the man was taken into custody near the 11th Avenue and Pine Street.
It’s unclear if the gunman has been charged as of Sunday night. No other protesters were injured during the incident.
The driver then jumped out, pointed gun at crowd and ran to the police lines.The Medical. Bill Fund for Dan Gregory organized by Black Lives Matter Seattle Original
The gofundme medical Bill Fund for Dan Gregory BLM Hero has raised more than $128,000 of the target $100,000
Video from the scene shows the car coming to a halt after hitting a barricade in a crowd of protesters after the driver drove his car into a crowd of protesters in Seattle on Sunday, then shot and wounded a demonstrator who confronted him as he came to a stop
Thousands of protesters have taken to the streets across the US and several other countries around the world in the last two weeks to demonstrate against racism, police brutality and the death of George Floyd.
Floyd, 46, died on May 25 after Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin, 44, knelt on his neck for eight minutes and 46 seconds.
The initial violence, arson and looting associated with some of the demonstrations have tamped down to a majority of protests being conducted as peaceful protests. Actually within the past few days, the protests have largely been peaceful.