PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — An Associated Press photographer was attacked in North Philadelphia on Thursday while covering an event involving Mayor Jim Kenney and Police Commissioner Danielle Outlaw. Matt Rourke was sucker-punched and taken to the ground.
Officers swarmed the offender and the attacker was quickly arrested.READ MORE: Jalen Hurts, Eagles No Match For Cowboys In 41-21 Loss In Dallas
CBS3 is told Rourke is OK.READ MORE: Philadelphia School District Superintendent Dr. William Hite Will Not Seek Contract Renewal After School Year
Kenney and Outlaw were touring the area following riots and looting earlier this week.
Over 750 people have been arrested since Saturday.MORE NEWS: EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Large Group Of Noisy Dirt Bikes, ATVs Take Over Radnor Streets
A citywide curfew will go into effect for a sixth straight night. The curfew will last from 8 p.m. until 6 a.m. Friday.