VIDEO: Tensions flare between police and UPP supporters

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The main opposition United Progressive Party says police threatened to use tear gas on its supporters who joined candidates on a walkthrough of the St. Johns Market.

The police could not be reached for comment at the time of this publication.

The UPP says the unfortunate event happened after a campaign vehicle belonging to the Public Safety Minister passed in the area and saw the crowd.

A tense moment between police and UPP supporters was caught on video.

 

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