Friday October 30, 2020 | 18:20
Incidents are registered after a new demonstration in Plaza Baquedano: detainees are reported
On Friday afternoon, again a group of people gathered in the vicinity of Plaza Baquedano, registering incidents and clashes with the Carabineros.
The situation began to register around 5:00 p.m., when around 200 people arrived in the square, shouting slogans in support of the detainees in the framework of the social outbreak.
In order to disperse the participants, those who are gathered and interrupting the traffic in Vicuña Mackenna with Alameda, the water launch car acted.
#Santiago: At this time, the Public Order Control Prefecture carries out preventive peripherals to a group of 200 people who are interrupting traffic at the intersections of Vicuña Mackenna with Alameda. pic.twitter.com/YYLOoJs6EZ
– Carabineros Prefectura Central (@CarabPrCentral) October 30, 2020
Carabineros reported that, at the moment, there are five people detained for causing disturbances and throwing blunt objects against Public Order Control personnel.
Surveillance camera records show a subject with a sling attacking police personnel.
Regarding the traffic this is interrupted. Check the detours below:
❗ACUTALIZE❗Deviations at the hour (17:28):
⛔ Providencia to the west through Del Arzobispo (buses) and Salvador (individuals).
⛔ Alameda east by Av. España (buses) and M. Rodríguez (individuals).
⛔ V. Mackenna north by Curicó (buses) and Rancagua (individuals)
– TransportationInforms Santiago Metropolitan Region (@TTISantiago) October 30, 2020