Police Use Batons to Disperse Crowd in Barcelona After Referendum Vote Violence

StoryfulNewsPublished: October 1, 2017
Published: October 1, 2017

At least 337 people were injured in confrontations between police and voters outside polling centres during the Catalan independence referendum on October 1, officials said. Video from Sardenya Street in Barcelona shows police in riot gear using batons to disperse people on the street. Shots can be heard in the background. La Vanguardia reported at least one person had been operated on at Sant Pau Hospital in Barcelona for an eye injury caused by a rubber bullet. Credit: Twitter/Alex Tort/La Vanguardia via Storyful

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