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At least one arrested during protests in Wauwatosa

Posted at 9:19 PM, Aug 14, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-18 08:39:34-04

WAUWATOSA  — At least one person has been arrested during protests that broke out in Wauwatosa Friday night.

The news comes one day after Wauwatosa Mayor Dennis McBride issued a restriction that would limit protesters to the hours of 12 to 8 p.m.

A photo started circulating Twitter of a protester being arrested near 70th and Aetna Ct.

Since the arrest, crowds have gathered in the area and police presence has increased. According to our Ben Jordan, the police are dressed in riot gear and are attempting to disperse the crowds.

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