Two people were arrested in connection with a gun found at the scene and 60 summonses were issued for breaking social distancing. An NYPD helicopter was used to catch as many attendees as possible.

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A witness said it was serving as the set for the filming of a music video, which police have denied.

One alleged attendee told the New York Post: “We’re pioneering the anti-lockdown”.

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