Protesters rally at UNC’s ‘Silent Sam’ statue, clash with police

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. -- Protesters are rallying at the site of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill's "Silent Sam" statue.

The protest started at about 7 p.m.

The crowd could be heard chanting "tear it down" regarding the Confederate statue.

At least one protester has been arrested. Some protesters have clashed with police and some are chanting, "Let him go."

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