UPDATE: Hundreds gather in Richmond for second night of protests


RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — The crowd is picking up momentum in Richmond for the second night of protests surrounding the death of George Floyd.

Last night, peaceful protests turned into riots that left many parts of the city vandalized.

Hundreds began to march along Broad & Belvidere holding signs and chanting on Saturday evening.

Police sources tell 8News that the Wells Fargo on East Broad near Richmond Police Headquarters has been broken into.

Boost mobile on West Broad Street has reportedly had its windows smashed as well.

Reports of multiple fires have come in throughout the city.

This dumpster fire ignited on Grace & 3rd Street

At around 11:30 p.m. reports of a dumpster fire are developing at Brandt and Rhoads Hall at VCU.


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