Authorities in Portland announced a riot on Saturday night after a group of about 100 people marched downtown and engaged in “criminal activity” in the name of “autonomous demonstrations” on May 1st.
AT LEAST 14 ARRESTED IN SEATLE AFTER MAY PROTEST DAY
Police opened up on Twitter to post several photos of the damage to shops in the area. Three Starbucks windows were broken, and the Hilton in the city was marked with graffiti. Police also published a brochure with instructions on how to make a slingshot with a slingshot and a hammer.
KATU said the group had arrived in federal court, where the riot had been announced.
The report said targeted arrests were made and the group disbanded by about 1
It was not clear how many people were arrested.