Baltimore Riots Causes Violence and Looting in City’s Streets

The Harbinger

by Elizabeth Martinez

Freddie Gray, who mysteriously died from a spinal injury in police custody on April 19, was laid to rest Monday morning. Immediately following the burial, violent riots broke out  beginning in West Baltimore, and by midnight, reached East and Downtown Baltimore.

At least 20 officers were wounded in the unrest, with one person in critical condition. In total, 144 cars were burned, according to the Mayor’s office, a few being police cars. Stores were looted as well.

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