Riot declared in Portland
What took so long? It’s been two months of fires, brick throwing, and assault. What constitutes a “riot”?
(From The Hill)
Police in Portland, Ore., declared that a protest outside a law enforcement building Saturday evening had become a riot and made numerous arrests after officers and police vehicles were allegedly hit with rocks and other objects.
A statement on the police bureau’s website indicated that further details concerning the number of arrests and charges would come in a later update but noted that several people had been arrested.
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