Cops disperse crowd at anti-police riot in Montreal

Authorities declared the march illegal


CBC News

Montreal police have ordered protesters at an annual march against brutality to disperse, with riot officers charging the crowd as some demonstrators threw rocks.

At least 1,000 people showed up at the Berri metro station Thursday for the annual anti-police brutality march.

Police in riot gear ordered demonstrators to respect the law and move with traffic flow, and monitored the march from horseback, in some cases.

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