Eleven people have been arrested Tuesday afternoon after what started as an anti-police rally/demonstration changed into property harm towards companies.
Shortly after three PM, a bunch of 20-30 people collect close to Denny Park for an anti-police rally. The group moved north alongside fifth Avenue North and a few within the group started committing property harm on companies, together with damaging home windows and tagging companies with spray paint. As officers tried to arrest these answerable for the property harm, different individuals within the group tried to intervene, and so they in flip have been taken into custody. Officers did deploy OC (pepper) spray once in a while whereas making the arrests.
Officers additionally recovered gadgets corresponding to bear mace, spray paint, a collapsible baton and a knife from the people arrested.
One individual arrested complained of an harm and was transported to the hospital for therapy. The opposite arrested people have been transported to the West Precinct after which later booked into the King County Jail for malicious mischief (felony property harm) and obstructing.