When a crowd bearing signs and chanting for change approached the Flint Township police station on Saturday night, their demonstration could have easily turned as violent as those that have been happening all across the country in response to the death of 46-year-old George Floyd.
But that's not what happened.
Instead, responding police officers actually removed their helmets and dropped their weapons in a sign of peace, and then joined the protesters to march in solidarity, The Hill reported.
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