Some major fireworks are going on in the Town of Barnstable with the police and the press. Never a good idea. Check out this crazy story from Hyannis News.com. To quickly summarize what happened, a news photographer says he was threatened, assaulted, abused, held up to ridicule in front of the public. He says he was ordered to sit on the ground, falsely detained by an angry person with power and deprived of liberty and constitutional rights in downtown Hyannis.

Here's the video to prove it: