A fifth person has been arrested and charged with four counts of felony assault in relation to the 2017 May Day demonstration in Olympia at which people defended themselves from cops, attacked banks and businesses, resulting in police arresting 9 people on felony riot charges which were dropped before the arraignment.
Originally published by Sound Puget Sound Anarchists
Note: Enough is Enough is not organizing any of these events, we are publishing this text for people across the US and Europe to be able to see what is going on and for documentation only.
Read also: analysis May Day 2017 in Olympia: https://enoughisenough14.org/2017/05/29/an-analysis-of-mayday-2017-in-olympia-wa/ and Reportback May Day in Olympia 2017: https://enoughisenough14.org/2017/05/03/olympia-wa-mayday-reportback/
In late April 2018 the city filed new misdemeanor charges against four of the nine, and now the county has filed felony charges against one more person.
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