'It's hurting our entire city': Clean up underway in Portland following riot at Penumbra Kelly building

People lit a dumpster on fire outside the building, broke windows and threw rocks, bottles and other objects at officers throughout the night.

PORTLAND, Ore. — The police killing of a young Black man in Minnesota has sparked protests in Portland. 

After a vigil for Daunte Wright at Laurelhurst Park Monday night, a couple hundred people marched to the Penumbra Kelly Building on E. Burnside Street. 

The building houses some Portland Police Bureau and Multnomah County Sheriff’s offices. There, police officers and protesters clashed. Things turned destructive and police declared a riot.

It’s a familiar scene for neighbors in the area. 

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