Counter-protesters and riot police clash in Boston at free speech rally

Police were out in force in an attempt to quell any altercations at Saturday's free speech rally at the Boston Commons in which thousands attended

BOSTON, Mass. (INTELLIHUB) — Protestors and riot police clashed at the Free Speech Rally which took place at “The Common” Saturday.

Around 1:35 p.m. local time things got intense between counter-protesters and law enforcement who were attending the rally to prevent unwanted violence.

“It seems as though the protesters have now turned on the police,” a Fox News commentator said.

Several have been taken into custody.

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