Police searching for person who poured gasoline on marked NYPD van during Bronx protest

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Sunday, September 5, 2021
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Police are asking for help identifying a person who poured gasoline on a marked NYPD van.

FORDHAM HEIGHTS, The Bronx (WABC) -- Police are asking for help identifying a person who poured gasoline on a marked NYPD van.

The crime took place during a protest outside the 46 Precinct in Fordham Heights on Friday night.

Other demonstrators pushed barricades into police officers and threw eggs at a marked van.

The group was protesting a police-involved shooting last Sunday.

The person who doused the van with gas could face state and federal charges.

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