Five people arrested for violence in Portland – five people arrested for violence in portland

Five people arrested for violence in Portland – five people arrested for violence in portland

Portland (United States), May 26 (AP) Two groups of people gathered in Portland to protest at the completion of a year of George Floyd’s murder incident in the US, and five people were arrested on charges of violence in the meantime . Police gave this information on Wednesday.

Police said that one group of people staged a peaceful demonstration while another group came out on the violence. The mob opened fire, broke windows and threw things at the officers. After this, five people were arrested.

Police said in a statement that some people threw a dumpster at the Multonomah County Justice Center and set it on fire. The police found the act illegal and firefighters were dispatched to extinguish the fire.

The statement said that some people in the crowd threw frozen water bottles, glass bottles, eggs etc. at the authorities.

After Floyd’s death in May 2020, people protested in Portland for more than 100 days last year. In the US, people agitated by the death of a black person in police custody protested against racial injustice and police brutality.

AP Devendra Naresh

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