Seven Police Officers Injured in Violent Clash near Mondawmin Mall

Erica L. Green and Scott Dance, Reuters, April 27, 2015

Seven police officers were injured Monday afternoon in riots that began near Mondawmin Mall and were spreading toward downtown. One officer was unresponsive and others suffered broken bones, police spokesman Capt. Eric Kowalczyk said.

Smoke filled the air as police responded with shields and a tactical vehicle. Demonstrators pelted officers with rocks, bricks and bottles and assaulted a photojournalist, and officers fired back with tear gas and pepper balls.

Demonstrators set a police vehicle ablaze at North and Pennsylvania avenues. Nearby, they looted a CVS drug store. The largest group of demonstrators had reached Howard and Centre streets shortly after 5 p.m., traveling about 3 miles, according to police reports.

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Police said via Twitter many of the rioters were juveniles and urged parents to bring their children home.

The incident stemmed from a flier that circulated widely among city school students via social media about a “purge” to take place at 3 p.m., starting at Mondawmin Mall and ending downtown. Such memes have been known to circulate regularly among city school students, based on the film “The Purge,” about what would happen if all laws were suspended.

The flier included an image of protesters smashing the windshield of a police car Saturday during a march spurred by the death of Freddie Gray, a 25-year-old man who suffered a spinal cord injury earlier this month after being arrested by city police.

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Police were preparing for rioting to make its way downtown, with officers in helmets and carrying shields stationed at Lexington Market and the Inner Harbor. Maryland State Police sent 40 troopers to the city, said Keiffer Mitchell, a top aide to Gov. Larry Hogan. Several other jurisdictions, including Baltimore and Howard counties, sent officers to assist.

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Earlier Monday afternoon, the threat prompted police to urge downtown businesses and institutions to close, including the University of Maryland, Baltimore, Lexington Market, a city courthouse and businesses including T. Rowe Price and Venable LLP.

Two city recreation centers in West Baltimore, the Robert C. Marshall Recreation Center in Upton and Lillian Jones Recreation Center in Sandtown-Winchester, closed early. All Pratt Library branches closed early.

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City Council President Bernard C. “Jack” Young on Facebook urged the community to stop the violence.

“The World is watching us to see if we do what took place in 1968,” he said, referring to riots that crippled the city. “We literally destroyed our neighborhood and business. We never really recovered from that.”

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City officials said roads near Mondawmin Mall are closed, as well as and North and Pennsylvania avenues. Downtown streets were also closed, including Fayette St. between President and Gay streets near police headquarters. Also closed is the southbound Jones Falls Express exit for Fayette Street.

The Metro was shut down between the Mondawmin and Lexington Market stations.

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  • A CVS in Baltimore is on fire as I write this. Back during Ferguson, a Walgreens was burned, but not irreparably. Evidently, the Bellcurvians have something against national pharmacy chains.

    • Irishgirl

      And rioters are throwing things at the firemen. One thug just knifed a fire hose.

      • Cheri Rodriguez

        Since the riots of the 1960s, black snipers on rooftops have always targeted White firemen. Give it time.

        • Bon, From the Land of Babble

          What that city needs is a few Korean Roof Snipers from Los Angeles.

          • Cheri Rodriguez

            I love watching old videos of them in ’92.

          • Bon, From the Land of Babble

            I read later that they’d called for reinforcements to be flown in…from Korea.

          • Jason Lewis

            I remember that. The Korean buisness, after the riot, was amazingly left in perfect condition.

          • dukem1

            LA heck…From North Korea!

        • walt

          Blacks aren’t exactly known for their skill in marksmanship, so the firemen should be relatively safe. If, on the other hand, they decide to start chucking spears then look out!

    • propagandaoftruth

      Armored buses disguised as bookmobiles. Trojan horses…

      • Bon, From the Land of Babble

        Bring in a stack of job applications – that is sure to disburse this crowd.

      • Anglokraut

        Oooh, with huge speakers and sub-woofers blasting “Die Walkure”! Of course if you’re going to use a song that iconic, you’d better be able to follow it up by bring the pain.

        • LexiconD1

          Classical or Country Music would make them flee in droves.

    • Anglokraut

      They’ll be sorry–CVS stopped selling tobacco. I suppose there is still all the opiates in the pharmacy, but I hope the pharmacists were canny enough to lock up the good stuff in the safe.

    • “Dey ain’t got condums in my size dawg! Deeze iz too small!”

      • Anglokraut

        Come on, you know as well as we know (and that CDC statistics on STD infection by race) that Negroes don’t use condoms.

        • ….and that they wouldn’t even know HOW.

          • John Smith

            They do use bananas as visual aids to keep their attention during the demos.

          • InAFreeCountry

            So they eat the banana and then wrap their junk in the peel? LOL

    • John Smith

      Competition for their own pharmaceutical distribution efforts?

  • MekongDelta69

    Crush them.

    Crush them ALL

  • JohnEngelman

    I guess this is how they intend to demonstrate that the stereotype is inaccurate.

    • Good one! I just love how Negroes make the case for Whites like us, that White liberal apologists have tried to discredit. Way to go! Thank God that these sub humans are so obviously repulsive. Were it otherwise they would really be dangerous.

      • silviosilver

        No kidding. None of should be complaining these riots. We should be extremely grateful for them. One little black race riot can get more people thinking than a decade of WN commentary. Sad but true.

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        • Barzini

          The thing is this riot was planned, if it wasn’t we wouldn’t be hearing about it….

          It’s the same as all the other bullshit (Zimmerman, Michael Brown), they’re deliberately stoking the race war with fake or deliberately planned events…..

  • Hilis Hatki

    Lotsa’ good stuff in CVS. With Cops being targeted… as Ive said we will have Full Satellite “Pentagon” Coverage at the local level so that crimes can be solved. This winter some Cities in US used drones to record all movement of people. One city solved every murder.

  • Luca

    The police should have been prepared.

    They knew that spring was in the air and the weather was warming up.

    • Xerxes22

      Yet, they still refuse to call in the National Guard to help maintain order. It’s almost as if these politicians want these riots to occur.

      • Anglokraut

        Burn, baby burn!

        • Rob

          Disco inferno!!!!!

          • Anglokraut

            It has the added benefit of burning up even more of this generation’s brainwashing and forced silence on the issue of multiracial societies.

          • nordicman

            Why…they just need ‘more money’ and ‘more jobs’ and ‘more affirmative action’ and more ‘white women’ to impregnate. Then EVERYTHING will be hunky dory!

      • I know I do. The libs have backed themselves into the proverbial corner: They have destroyed mainstream conservatism as a philosophy. That only exists on talk radio and on sites like this one. So now, they are boiling in the very stew they themselves created. And Obama doesn’t care because he knows he is through politically in a couple of years anyway. Ha ha ha! This is actually the best thing for Republicans that they could have. Remember back in the 70’s? The urban riots and protests that ultimately led to the conservative backlash of the 80’s and Ronald Reagan? Also to law and order candidates and mass incarceration. Great! I’m loving it.

        • Zimriel

          I don’t understand what you are saying.

          If they’ve destroyed mainstream conservatism, then they’ve destroyed the possibility of another Reagan.

          • Cheri Rodriguez

            I’m pretty sure he means that the time for talk and theories (the philosophy) is over; the only thing left remaining now is action.

          • For now, they have. But there will be a new rise of conservative political and social thinking in the aftermath of the Obama years. Things can change back and forth. Remember that, before World War Two, if you had suggested that all races should be equal in America and that we were not a country for White people only, you would have been put away. Ditto if you suggested, as recently as the 1980’s that gay people should not only have equality, but should serve openly in the military, be allowed to adopt children and marry one another, same thing. But, my point was that the pendulum can swing back the other way as well.

          • InAFreeCountry

            It is hard to put the genie back in the bottle once it’s out.

        • Xerxes22

          The race riots were in the 1960s and they help to put Nixon in the White House. The race riots plus Vietnam tore the Democratic party apart and allowed to left to take it over. Reagan got in because of Jimmy Carter. During the one term Carter administration, we had the oil embargo, high interest rates, and the Iran hostage crisis. Carter seemed so inept that Donald Duck could have defeated him in 1980. During the Reagan administration, there was only one race riot and that was in Liberty City, Miami which the Reagan administration simply ignored. It seems that Blacks only riot when there are weak politicians in power who will cave into them and there are a lot of weak politicians in power these days.

          • John Smith

            Nixon was a proto-NeoCon.

          • nordicman

            Blacks and browns and various other third-world people respond to strength. White men with strength and a backbone will get more respect than a “let’s all be friends and hold hands and sing koom bye ya” white male today does.

      • TL2014

        Almost??

    • Bon, From the Land of Babble

      They were told to stand down – as the police were told to stand down in Los Angeles during the Rodney King riots – the mayor even said to give them “space to destroy.”

  • Samuel Hathaway

    The paradox is that in inner city black areas where the unemployment rate is most acute, what big name companies that have done their “social duty” to bring jobs to these areas are being destroyed. Inner city blacks don’t want jobs so much as they want “social justice” and revenge against anything that smacks of being white run.

    • thegodsofeden

      …”revenge against anything that smacks of being white run.” Or Whites running away. ‘Cause that just proves that institutional racism exists.

      • Samuel Hathaway

        I made the mistake of briefly tuning into Megan Kelly on FOX, and she was giving credence to the idea that “institutional racism” might play a role in why the blacks rioted tonight. Meanwhile, Mark Fuhrman made the most sense, saying quite frankly that demands for more black elected officials, more black policemen aren’t going to solve anything. BRAVO, Mark Fuhrman!

  • Cheri Rodriguez

    Where the hell are the German Shepherds? Five or six attack dogs sent into that black crowd would’ve sent them into full retreat.

    • Liberalism, my friend. It isn’t “politically correct” to do that these days. Why do you think this happens under Barrack Obama and Eric Holder? Please. It is so obvious why. The criminals know that for now they have YT on the run and they are making the most of it.

    • AmericanRemnant

      The Cultural Marxists want this to happen, and it will only escalate.

      • Cheri Rodriguez

        Send the dogs after them too.

        • AmericanRemnant

          Release the hounds! I like that.

          • Bon, From the Land of Babble

            Release the Kraken.

    • Tannenbaum

      It would be cruel to the dogs.

  • Just wait until the summer. This ain’t nothing. Remember, we have Obama for another couple years. He is doing his worst to create havoc in this country as final revenge on White people. This is all planned. But at least maybe it will wake up more liberal Whites and moderates. That is what is needed. If all White Americans became as conservative as Mississippi Whites are, we could still control this country for the foreseeable future. Let the blacks riot and the backlash begin.

    • Rob

      Hope white libs get attacked or they will not wake up. Some are so brainwashed that they will say that they deserved to be attacked by these thugs because they are white. Libs are that stupid.

  • JohnEngelman

    I hope Democrats understand that if this keeps going on Republicans will sweep the next election.

    • TheMaskedUnit

      LOL

    • Xerxes22

      Even Charles Manson thought that would happen and he was nuts.

  • Bon, From the Land of Babble

    Baltimore police say one of the fire department’s hoses has been cut by rioters as firefighters are attempting to put out the fire at the CVS store.

    Yeah – burn your crib down – that’ll show old racist Whitey and his racist businesses whose in charge in Baltimore!

    Down with the PO-lice!

    Bring on mayhem, savagery and chaos!

  • Earl Turner

    It is coming to your city. All it will take is for a cop to shoot a negro. It won’t matter if the negro is blazing away at a kindergarten with a machine gun while stomping kittens to death. Soon as a cop shoots him, expect a chimpout.

    It is going to be a long hot summer. Maybe the long hot summer we’ve been waiting for. We are going to be treated to video of our fellow white brothers and sisters being brutally beaten and murdered by mobs of savage negro primates. We are going to watch businesses built with the blood sweat and tears and hard work of our fellow whites go up in flames, taking their livelihoods away. There may even be some of us on this very website who will be victimized. To all of those whites go my thoughts and prayers. I don’t care if those whites are DWL’s as Paul Kersey calls them. They are still my Folk and what happens to them happens to me.

    As this black violence continues in city after city, with every car or storefront destroyed, with every injury, with every death, more whites wake up to reality. With every news report that tries to spin the story, more eyes are opened. The puppet masters want this to happen to achieve whatever goal it is they have in mind but thanks to the internet the sheep are waking up. I can only hope and pray that enough whites wake up in time.

    Stay strong my friends. It is going to get worse before it gets better. Hail victory.

    • thegodsofeden

      In the DFW area of TX, it’s not uncommon these days to see at least two police cruisers, with three to four cops at a traffic stop. Rarely saw that before all this inane insanity started.

      • Bon, From the Land of Babble

        I’ve seen this in Los Angeles too.

        • thegodsofeden

          Proactive CYA in effect. On a side note…about two or three months ago here in TX, a county sheriff shot a pit-bull and started receiving death threats from people. His commanding officer immediately went public with the announcement that that type of behavior would not be tolerated and, if necessary, action would be taken against those making threats. Stopped the craziness right in its tracks.

      • John Smith

        I say that 15+ years ago in some of the more diverse suburbs around KC.

        • thegodsofeden

          I can believe that. Went to KC around 10 yrs ago for a convention. And some of the ‘more diverse suburbs’ I passed by to get to the downtown area were, shall we say, very interesting.

    • Bon, From the Land of Babble

      I hope they do come down my street.

      They’d be met by racist Eastern Europeans who fought a much more savage and dangerous beast than cry-baby American blacks – Soviets.

      Those blacks wouldn’t know what hit them, the bodies would never be found and nobody saw a thing.

      And, they’d smile while they did it.

      • InAFreeCountry

        The Slavs can be quite bloodthirsty.

  • WR_the_realist

    When Black Lives Matter police lives do not matter.

  • listenupbub

    Don’t worry. The MSM will do their level best to under-report this stuff so that people don’t wake up too much.

    • Dale McNamee

      It’s getting hours of coverage on WBAL TV…

      • listenupbub

        Baltimore news? Well, yeah, it should. I bet the national media will try to downplay the heck out of it. I might be wrong, though. But it is too embarrassing for them to show.

        • Dale McNamee

          I haven’t been watching the national news given the local coverage, so I don’t know…

          Mark Levin has been discussing it on his show…

          He calls it : “The unraveling of society”…

          As I write this, there are 2 fires on the east side of the city near Federal Hill…

          One fire is destroying a senior center/ transformation center under construction… A CVS pharmacy was torched earlier…
          A couple of 7-11 stores were looted…

          I hope they don’t re-build or re-open…

          • listenupbub

            Levin would talk about it. He doesn’t give a flip.

  • TheMaskedUnit

    The GOP solution to the negrogedon is expanding section 8 vouchers and mass public transportation.

  • TL2014

    And so it goes…all it takes to shut down the flow of western civilization is a bunch of savage quasi-primates.

    Why isn’t Obama saying anything?
    Excuse me but wtf?

    • listenupbub

      He is having a hard time figuring out what anti-white angle to take, here. The entire story is just dumb.

    • LexiconD1

      At this point, do you REALLY want to hear ANYTHING Obama has to going to say?

      • Samuel Hathaway

        NO!!

    • Xerxes22

      His handlers haven’t told him what to say yet.

      • Samuel Hathaway

        Then it has to be loaded on the teleprompter so the community organizer will know what to say.

    • Samuel Hathaway

      Obama isn’t saying anything because he doesn’t have the teleprompter in front of him to tell him what to say.

      “Whu I be sayin’ massah… my telepromptah?

    • Anglokraut

      Right now he’s playing host to the PM of Japan; I can’t wait to see if Japanese media asks about the riots.

    • RaySist27

      Obama hasn’t said anything yet because he supports the ‘demonstraters’.

  • IstvanIN

    Takes me back to the 1960s when I was in grammar school

  • Light from the East

    Despite with better equipment and training, but the police in Baltimore cannot crack down the rioters like the police in other countries. I feel the police is under a certain restrain, possibly the order of mayor, or Obama.