(Portland, OR-AP) – Portland police are declaring demonstrations in downtown Portland a civil disturbance and urging people to go home.
At least 13 people were taken into custody Saturday as tensions were at a fever pitch while hundreds flocked to far-right and far-left demonstrations. Five people were treated for injuries during the demonstrations.
Police estimate there were 12-hundred people demonstrating today. The conflict started when a white nationalist group calling itself the Proud Boys demonstrated. Liberal groups showed up to counter-protest.