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Six arrested during South L.A. protest against police brutality
Six arrested during South L.A. protest against police brutality

Protests against police brutality in South L.A. led to six arrests Monday night, the same day riots broke out in Baltimore, after demonstrators refused to obey police orders to disperse, LAPD officials said. The L.A. demonstrations involved up to 50 people and started outside the LAPD’s 77th Division station on Broadway and ended blocks later at Broadway and Florence Avenue about 11 p.m., said Sgt. Rick Rodgers. The civil rights protest was just one among many across the country as demonstrators in Baltimore protested the death of Freddie Gray, who was injured in police custody and ultimately died April 19. The Los Angeles demonstrations weren’t far from where Ezell...

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