Multiple demonstrations gathered in Boston Sunday to protest against police brutality and call for justice in the death of George Floyd, a handcuffed black man who died Memorial Day in the custody of the Minneapolis police. Thousands showed up and made Bostonians proud with their messages, signs and calls for the end to police brutality against black men in America.
Unfortunately, it was around 10pm after the demonstration ended when things went left. A small portion of protestors started to throw things at police who were trying to disperse the area. Officers were pelted with objects forcing them to have to pepper spray various areas in the city. Looting was seen at multiple stores in the area, including in Downtown Crossing, on Newbury Street and at the Copley Place mall over the next several hours. Multiple police vehicles were vandalized. Boston police said as of early Monday morning, approximately 40 arrests had been made, with 7 officers transported to area hospitals for injuries.
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