BLM-antifa gather in front of the SE Portland police building and burn numerous flags in the street. #PortlandRiots pic.twitter.com/B9INit5u6v— Andy Ngô (@MrAndyNgo) October 30, 2020
After lighting the American flag on fire a protester drags the flag in front of the Police precinct. #PortlandProtests #portland #protest #police #PDXProtests pic.twitter.com/RHCciyOLeJ— Independent Media PDX (@NDpendentPDX) October 30, [...]
The incident began with a 911 call to police of a man jumping on cars at King Tut Liquors in the 200 block of West Base Line Street. Upon officer’s arrival on the scene, the suspect, identified as Mark Mathhew Bender Jr, who was a 35-year-old convicted felon with a 17-year criminal history that involves charges including attempted murder, theft, false imprisonment, and drug charges was non-compliant and despite officers’ orders, tried to enter the liquor store at 11:15 pm. The unidentified officer then attempted to prevent Bender, who at 6’3″ and over 300 pounds was substantially bigger than the officer from entering the liquor store.
The officer then [...]