Loud bangs prompted protesters to back away from police during confrontations outside a rally held by President Donald Trump in Phoenix, Arizona, on June 23.
Protesters were demonstrating outside the Dream City Church where the United States President was holding a rally with supporters.
Police declared the protest an “unlawful assembly”, alleging criminal activity and a danger to the community.
Tear gas was used on protesters, according to local news reports. Credit: Kiria Nyre via Storyful