5 officers injured; 9 arrested in violent anti-capitalist march on May Day
May Day anti-capitalists gathered in a violent protest across Seattle after the peaceful immigration and workers’ rights protest concluded on Sunday afternoon.
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- +Peaceful demonstrators for an immigration and workers’ rights rally wrapped up around 5:30 p.m. after marching through downtown Seattle.
- +Around 6 p.m. around 200 anti-capitalist protesters gathered in Westlake center.
- +At least 5 officers injuried
- +At least 9 people arrested
- +The violent protesters marched through Belltown, downtown, and to SODO despite dispersal order.
- +Officers have seen individuals with poles with bolts, rocks, and cans of spraypaint in crowd.
- +Flash bangs used to control crowd
- +The anti-capitalist march has ended at Costco
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