Seattle, Washington / 3 AUG 2020 / Detectives Investigating After Man Assaulted During Queen Anne Protest 

SITREP: A 47-year-old man was assaulted after he confronted approximately 80-100 activists who were protesting in the residential neighborhood of Queen Anne. The man was hit in the head with a blunt object and one of the activists deleted the video that he had been recording on his phone. 

RECOMMENDATION: Avoid protests and do not engage with protester groups of any size. It should be expected that activists will continue targeting residential areas with demonstrations.

SOURCES:

Seattle Police Department Public Affairs, Detectives Investigating After Man Assaulted During Queen Anne Protest, https://spdblotter.seattle.gov/2020/07/30/detectives-investigating-after-man-assaulted-during-queen-anne-protest/, 2 AUG 2020KOMO News, Man attacked after confronting protesters outside Queen Anne home, https://komonews.com/news/local/seattle-police-investigating-assault-during-early-morning-protest, 2 AUG 2020