Rifle-wielding Baton Rouge police forcefully shutdown anti-brutality demo

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Dozens of arrests were made during a protest against police brutality in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, on Saturday, as several hundred marched to the local Police Department headquarters, temporarily blocking streets. Police officers equipped with tear-gas canisters and heavy-duty body armor can be seen marching through the crowd and violently arresting some of the protesters. The demonstration follows the police shooting of two black men, Alton Sterling and Philando Castile. The incidents sparked a wave of protests across the US, resulting in dozens arrests.

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