Last night a Portland rioter wearing a pink mask threw a Molotov cocktail at police, exploding.
According to Portland Police, the Molotov Cocktail was thrown towards officers outside of Central Precinct.
The moment was caught on video and a riot was declared.
#molotov thrown as police charge at the #PortlandProtest. Then they drive us half a mile west, assisted by #feds, popping off pepper balls and flashbangs along the way. Unconfirmed reports of multiple #arrests pic.twitter.com/gHEdyPhZnY
— Kerry Harwin (@flashhardcor) September 24, 2020
— pierce singgih (@piercesinggih) September 24, 2020
Portland police had to deal with yet another night of chaos and multiple rioters threw molotov cocktails, attacked police and were not peaceful.
During this evening’s mass gathering: Awning outside of Central Precinct lit on fire and multiple rocks thrown at upper glass window leaves substantial damage. https://t.co/t3RaTcTHvE
— Portland Police (@PortlandPolice) September 24, 2020
Portland rioters cheered as an explosive was hurled at police.
— Andy Ngô (@MrAndyNgo) September 24, 2020
Here an officer is hit in the head by a protester with a baseball bat.
— Alexa Villatoro (@okrrrralexa) September 24, 2020