Denver police arrest 4 after clashes with officers, vandalism along East Colfax in Denver


Police in Denver as protesters shut down Colfax Avenue on Nov. 4, 2020. (Credit: KDVR)

DENVER (KDVR) — A group containing dozens of protesters has gathered on Colfax Avenue. Police in the area are using loud speakers to disperse them.

The protest started in Cheesman Park and went to the Colorado Capitol. Police said they dispersed the crowd on East Colfax Avenue shortly before 9 p.m.

Protesters were chanting messages against the police, President Donald Trump, and former Vice President Joe Biden.

Police appear to have deployed pepper balls near Colfax and Washington.

Four people have been arrested for criminal mischief, assault and weapons violations.

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