Police fire tear gas at hundreds of protesters, demonstration disperses at about 3 a.m.

Alvin Wu/Staff
Protesters gathered Saturday evening to protest the recent grand jury decisions in the Michael Brown and Eric Garner deaths as well as the students who went missing in Ayotzinapa. Later in the night after reports of looting and broken windows, police intervened with tear gas and rubber bullets.

Explosions and screams erupted across Berkeley as more than 100 police officers deployed tear gas on protesters Saturday night and some protesters vandalized shops and blocked traffic in an approximately 10-hour-long demonstration against recent grand jury decisions on police killings of mostly unarmed black men and youth.
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