ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) — What started as a peaceful Black Lives Matter rally in downtown Rochester Saturday ended with cars on fire, tear gas,and police cars being vandalized.
- Cars set on fire, tear gas deployed at Black Lives Matter rally in Rochester
- Sheriff Baxter, RPD Chief Singletary say ‘professional protestors’ from outside Rochester behind violence
- Bello, Warren say peaceful protest earlier was ‘hijacked by chaos’
- Local state of emergency declared after violent protest, curfew enacted