Police arrest 30 people for violating DC curfew

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Abuja (Sundiata Post) – fewer than 30 were arrested Wednesday evening after being found on streets after the 6pm (23:00 GMT) curfew.

curfew had been imposed after rioters broke into the Capitol, halting the process of voting to certify -elect Joe Biden’s win.

They were later forcibly removed from Capitol.

Another three were arrested for carrying a pistol without a license, possession of a large capacity ammunition feeding device, possession of unregistered ammunition, local CBS affiliate WUSA9 reported.

Metropolitan Police Department said 15 other had been arrested on Tuesday and Wednesday in various protest-related arrests on an array of charges, including weapons possession and assault.

officials also took 13 to area hospitals on Wednesday from protest-related injuries.(AP)