Watch This Baltimore Protestor Get ‘Kidnapped’ Live On CNN


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As protests and riots continue in Baltimore, the arrest of a prominent protestor was caught live on camera by CNN, and many are comparing it to blackbag kidnappings.

Joseph Kent, a protest organizer and Morgan State University student, was out on the streets of Baltimore after the city curfew. In the video, he can be seen walking with his hands up in the air, and he is informing people of the curfew, including media crews present at the scene. According to CNN’s Chris Cuomo, Kent was telling the media “you need to disperse.” Shortly after, a National Guard humvee pulled up, mostly blocking the camera’s view of Kent, and police moved in fast:

“They drove the vehicle up and when it got close enough to create a wedge they ran out an grabbed him, pinned him against that and arrested him,” CNN anchor Chris Cuomo said. He…

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