07/09/2010

Video: Rioters loot Oakland Foot Locker after Mehserle verdict

By PoliceOne Staff

OAKLAND, Calif — Protesters gathered in Oakland, Calif. to demonstrate in respose to the Involuntary Manslaughter verdict of ex-BART cop Johannes Mehserle, who was on trial for the fatal New Years Day shooting of Oscar Grant in 2009. The demonstrations turned violent as the evening wore on despite a large number of riot police in the area.

The videos below show looters breaking into an Oakland Foot Locker. They were taken on the streets some hours after the verdict was read.

 

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