The National Guard brought militarized vehicles to the Highland Blvd. and Hollywood Blvd area in Los Angeles, which is home to the Academy Awards, movie theaters and high-end retail stores (MORE VIDEO BELOW).
Police were filmed arresting bystanders, and a police radio was recorded ordering saying: “Attention units on Hollywood Blvd. You should not be driving past anyone. Stop where you are and take someone into custody.”
National Guard lined up along Hollywood Blvd in front of Hollywood + Highland shopping center pic.twitter.com/b9usNcm1qr— Kim Baldonado (@KimNBCLA) June 2, 2020
Protesters shouted, “Let us walk!” on nearby Cherokee St. where police stopped them from marching.