Police car vandalized, officer assaulted during Antioch sideshows

Police car vandalized, officer assaulted during Antioch sideshows

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Antioch's mayor and police chief on Monday vowed to crack down on sideshows after two weekend illegal car events where a patrol car was vandalized while an officer was driving. Mayor Lamar Thorpe said the sideshows were eventually "disrupted and mitigated," and he tweeted out a video Sunday night of a large group of people pushing and kicking a patrol car while yelling at the police.

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