PHOENIX (ALBOENEWS) — Outside of a Trump rally in Phoenix, police have begun to use tear gas and smoke grenades to disperse protests.
According to KVOA4 in Tucson, police have begun using flashbang grenades and pepper spray as well after protests fell out of control.
UPDATE: Reporters on the scene say that police are blanketing the scene with pepper gas, telling people to leave the area. (12:02 a.m. ET)
Police have declared the protest as an unlawful assembly, meaning arrests may be made. (12:53 a.m. ET)
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