“Concrete Milkshakes” Thrown; Three Arrested During Protest
By Jacob Dean
Portland, Oregon – (Update) Now the story is gaining national attraction thanks to the “concrete milkshakes” and tweets from Senator Ted Cruz:
To federal law enforcement: investigate & bring legal action against a Mayor who has, for political reasons, ordered his police officers to let citizens be attacked by domestic terrorists.
The Portland Police Bureau planned for and responded to several planned, but unpermitted, demonstrations in Downtown Portland on Saturday. Prior to the demonstrations, the Portland Police Bureau disseminated a public information release about the anticipated events and potential impacts. The Portland Police Bureau partnered with the Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office, Federal Protective Services, TriMet, Portland Parks Bureau, and Portland Fire and Rescue for these events.Beginning around noon, groups gathered in Pioneer Courthouse Square, Chapman Square, Lownsdale Park Square, and on the East end of the Hawthorne Bridge....