Several Philadelphia police officers suffered injuries, including chemical burns to the face, as a result of the violent protests that rocked the city over the weekend.
Protests in Philadelphia took an unruly turn over the weekend as rioters clashed with officers and turned on local businesses.
Philly Police Commissioner Danielle Outlaw indicated over the weekend that several police officers were injured as a result of the violent demonstrations, suffering chemical burns to the face, among other injuries.
The injured officer is in stable condition, suffering a broken arm:
Mayhem continued to unravel in the streets of Philadelphia on Sunday evening as demonstrators destroyed a line of police vehicles as officers moved to defend local businesses — many of which are minority-owned — from vandals and looters: