Video of Hartford Black Lives Matter Protest and Arrests
Update 10:00 p.m. The 17 arrested were let out with a PTA, promise to appear
June 8. 7:30 p.m. The Hartford court is demanding an astounding $5,000 bail for each of the dozen people arrested in the peaceful Black Lives Matter protest today.
About 20 people blocked a Hartford street near the Old State House to call attention to police brutality. Some left when police warned of arrest.
People counted over 15 police cars and over 30 officers that arrived at the protest, a ludicrous amount since protesters were merely holding signs, holding hands,