Residents of the Paris suburb, Chanteloup-Les-Vignes, commented on the Saturday ambush when a gang of youths lured police officers to a circus fire and attacked them using fireworks and projectiles. Footage from Tuesday shows the circus tent burnt to the ground.
«It's disgusting. To touch the public service, democracy, like this. It's really a shame,» said Chafik, a local resident.
Another... Еще local, Jean-Max Sery, said that the culture is under attack, stressing that he was very disappointed by what the gang did.
On the other hand, resident Maroine, suggested that it's better to take time before judging the incident, adding though that he didn't agree with such actions.
Around 30 men were reportedly involved in the incident where two police officers were injured. Two suspects were reportedly arrested.
Chanteloup-Les-Vignes is one of several areas in France that were recently rocked by anti-police violence.