Marches by Rival Groups Lead to Clashes; 3 People Arrested

Portland police said medics treated eight people, including three police officers, at the scene.

  • Published 30 June 2019

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PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Competing demonstrations spilled into the streets of downtown Portland on Saturday, with fights breaking out in places as marchers clashed. At least three groups had planned rallies or demonstrations at different sites in the city, including members of the so-called Proud Boys and anti-fascist groups that include “antifa,” and the fights occurred when participants of the opposing groups met, according to The Oregonian/OregonLive. In a statement Saturday night, the Portland Police… Read at AP News