CNN Reporter Tackled During Live Report From Charlotte

Protester pushes Ed Lavandera to the ground during 'Anderson Cooper 360'
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CNN’s Ed Lavandera was knocked to the ground during a live shot from Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday (Sept. 21) by a protester who called on the reporter “to tell the truth.”

The incident occurred during Anderson Cooper 360 at around 9:15 p.m., when Lavandera was on-air covering the second night of chaos in Charlotte, which erupted after a police officer fatally shot Keith Lamont Scott on Tuesday (Sept. 20).

Lavandera was not hurt.

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