Reporter attacked in Chico while reporting on mass overdose
Monday, 14 January 2019 A reporter for a Redding news station was attacked during a live broadcast while reporting from the site of several fentanyl overdoses in Chico, California.
On Saturday, KRCR reporter Meaghan Mackey was livestreaming from the scene of a mass drug overdose that left one person dead and sent at least 12 people to the hospital.
As the Facebook Live continued to roll, a woman from off-camera can be overheard saying, "This is disrespectful, do you understand that?," before another woman began yelling, "Get the f--- out of here."
A reporter was attacked while on Facebook Live in Chico. She was covering the story of the mass overdose at a home, where 1 man died, and 14 others were rushed to the hospital. Mugo Odigwe has more details.