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PROTEST ENDS IN CHAOS; POLICE BATTLE RIOTERS

May 31, 2020 - The Wisconsin State Journal

A Downtown Madison protest against the death of a black man in police custody in Minneapolis last week took a dangerous turn after some of the hundreds of people massing on State Street Saturday night smashed the windows of multiple businesses, looted at least two stores, torched a police cruiser, overturned large concrete planters and threw water bottles and rocks at police.

Over the course of several hours in the 100 to 400 blocks of State, protesters chanted and goaded police as some br...