VIDEO: Portland Officer Injured from mortar that exploded near her feet

Portland Police has their hands full as protests have been turning into riots.

Sunday, they tweeted:

This is some of the video taken by an Officer who was embedded with a Rapid Response Team tonight. The Officer sustained injury from a mortar that exploded near her feet while she was recording.

Chief Chuck Lovell wrote:

This is the second time in one day a riot was declared in Downtown; this is unacceptable. Our community deserves better than nightly criminal activity that destroys the fabric of our community.

Per Portland Police:

Here is some video taken of criminal activity near the Justice Center from early this morning. A riot was declared and multiple arrests were made.

Per Portland Police:

Demonstration Devolves into Riot July 4 to 5 2020-Arrests Made, Firearm Recovered (Photo)