VIDEO: Reporter gets punched in face while covering protest against violence

By Mary Claire Patton - Digital Content Curator

MEXICO CITY - Juan Manuel Jimenez was treated at a hospital in Mexico City after being knocked unconscious during a gender violence protest on Friday.

Jimenez was covering the demonstration when a man approached him from behind and cold-clocked him while the camera was rolling.

Mexico City's Attorney General office is investigating the incident.

A total of 16 people were reportedly injured during the protest, according to police.

Watch the video below:
****WARNING: THE VIDEO BELOW CONTAINS GRAPHIC CONTENT

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