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Rioting Breaks Out at May Day Protest in Portland

There are May Day protests going on in a lot of places today, but rioting broke out in Portland earlier today.

The Portland Police tweeted out updates during the protest, and as it’s made clear here, things went south quickly:

Things got so bad that they had to cancel the protest permit:

Multiple people were arrested earlier.

Photos and videos from the scene have been popping up on Twitter:

You can watch CNN’s report above.

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