Incident: Carabineros and military beat an evangelical pastor in Santiago

General Information
Title: Carabineros and military beat an evangelical pastor in Santiago
Country: Chile
State/Province: Region Metropolitana
City: Santiago
Other Address:
Date of Incident: 2020-08-25
Security Level: Public
Summary:
A group of Christians gathered in a square to pray, the meeting was disrupted by the police, due to the confinement restrictions in the country. In the process, the police and the military used excessive force. They beat an evangelical pastor and throw tear gas bombs. The Pastor was detained with several bruises and wounds.
Nature of Incidents
Killings: 0
(Attempts) to destroy, vandalize or desecrate places of worship or religious buildings: 0
Closed places of worship or religious buildings: 0
Arrests/detentions: 0
Sentences: 0
Abductions: 0
Sexual assaults/harassment: 0
Forced marriages: 0
Other forms of attack (physical or mental abuse) 10
Attacked houses/property of faith adherents: 0
Attacked shops, businesses or institutions of faith adherents: 0
Forced to leave home: 0
Forced to leave country: 0
Non-physical violence : 0
Responsible Actor Category
Responsible Actor Name: State agents
Responsible actor category: Government officials
Religion of Victim(s)
Religion of victim(s): Christian (Protestant)
Additional Information
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Web Sources
Name: Facebook Evangelista Gary Lee
Url: https://www.facebook.com/watch/?extid=dMM4rdlkD9CVBYLE&v=2484906878473133
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