Whoa. Bay area reporter Natalie Neysa Alund was on the scene in Oakland, Calif., Sunday night as Zimmerman verdict protests continued.

More frightening on-scene reports and photos came in via Twitter:

The “peaceful” protest turned violent:


Thankfully, the Bay Area News Group photographer is OK.

Stay safe, sir!


Stay classy!


Foul. As Twitchy reported, more flag burning occurred and one was used to light up a blunt.



Disgusting: More flag burning in Oakland; Protester lights blunt from flames [photos]

‘Kill pigs’: Anti-cop vandals in Oakland riot, smash windows, burn flags over Zimmerman verdict [photos,video]

Full Twitchy coverage of the George Zimmerman trial