Our source on the ground at the Occupy Oakland protests sent this video of police and EMTs administering CPR to the victim of a shooting during a protest Saturday afternoon. The shooting happened just before 5 p.m. Thursday on the edge of the plaza outside Oakland City Hill. The Occupy Oakland encampment sits in the middle of the plaza.
The crowd of protesters tried to prevent local news crews from recording the events.
CPR was administered for 15 minutes and the victim was taken to Highland Hospital.
Also another shooting Man Shot Dead At #OccupyVermont
A 35-year-old man died of a gunshot wound at the scene of the Occupy Burlington encampment, according to the mayor. Police said it will be several hours before they know more, but did say there is no danger to the public. Police said they have recovered the weapon.
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