Tents at D.C. 'Occupy' site deemed a health hazard
POSTED: Monday, February 6, 2012 - 3:30pm
UPDATED: Monday, February 6, 2012 - 5:44pm
NBC NATIONAL NEWS — U.S. Park police officers in Washington D.C. are tearing down tents.
The tents have been deemed "health hazards" at an ‘Occupy’ site in McPherson Square.
Any tents with sleeping materials are also being hauled off.
Officers started enforcing a National Park Service ban on camping at the Occupy protest site, and another site at Freedom Plaza over the weekend.