Rioters In Richmond Intentionally Set Fire To Home With Child Inside

Richmond, Virginia –

Police Chief fights tears during press conference saying rioters intentionally set fire to residential homes, one with a child inside.

After setting fire to the home, rioters blocked access to emergency crews.

First responders were eventually able to forcefully make their way through and rescue those inside.

“When you take a legitimate issue and hijack it for unknown reasons, that is unacceptable to me. It’s unacceptable to the Richmond Police Department and unacceptable to the City of Richmond.” – Richmond Police Chief Will Smith

More info here – NY POST 

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~ Torry