Picture of Michael Ortiz, 30, firing his flamethrower on June 24, 2022 in
L.A., CA, at a Pro-Death Rally
Ortiz was arrested and charged with the attempted murder of a Los Angeles Police Department officer
"Speaking outside the Supreme Court, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) [Communist-NY -ED]
told protesters that 'right now, elections are not enough' to reclaim abortion "rights"
'we have to fill the streets!'" (HuffPost, "AOC: We Have To Fill The Streets", 06/24/2022)
June 25, 2022, LOS ANGELES (KTLA News) — A man who allegedly attacked a police officer with a “makeshift flamethrower”
during Friday night’s [pro-abortion] demonstration in downtown Los Angeles has been arrested and is facing *possible charges for attempted murder.
*Update 06/26/2022: Ortiz has now been formally charged for attempted murder of a (LAPD) police officer.
The Los Angeles Police Department said 30-year-old Michael Ortiz attacked an officer with a torch, sending the officer to the hospital with burn
The attack happened during protests staged in downtown Los Angeles following the United States Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade. [...]
He remains in custody as of Saturday night with bail set at $1 million... .
LAPD Chief Michel Moore (in a news release) said: “I condemn the violence against officers that occurred last night and into today. Individuals participating in such criminal activity
are not exercising their *1st Amendment rights in protest of the Supreme Court decision, rather, they are acting as criminals.”
*The American, erroneous concept of "1st Amendment rights", is of course foreign
to the mind of the Catholic Church. -ED