Baltimore Burns: State Of Emergency Declared, National Guard Activated – Live Webcast
***Update: MARYLAND GOV DECLARES STATE OF EMERGENCY, ACTIVATES NATL GUARD
The situation is escalating quickly in Baltimore after police said they received “credible” threats from street gangs who have promised to ban together to “take out” cops in the wake of protests surrounding the funeral of Freddie Gray who died after suffering a spinal injury while being taken into custody by authorities.
Now, the SWAT team has been called out to confront protesters.
Live feeds below:
The CVS then…
…and the CVS now…
The Nation of Islam is now managing traffic and is managing people directly in front of the police keeping it calm. Baltimore.
— deray mckesson (@deray) April 27, 2015
Governor Larry Hogan Signs Executive Order Declaring State Of Emergency, Activating National Guard http://t.co/rRnKErl1TY
— Larry Hogan (@LarryHogan) April 27, 2015
— wbaltv.com (@wbaltv11) April 27, 2015
Mondawmin Mall Protest: Officer down…injured in demonstration. pic.twitter.com/JG8slKwQE6
— Keith Daniels Fox45 (@KeithDFox45) April 27, 2015
— Victoria Bekiempis (@vicbekiempis) April 27, 2015
— Bipartisan Report (@Bipartisanism) April 27, 2015
— Lisa Rohlfing (@lingling23) April 27, 2015
— News This Second (@NewsThisSecond) April 27, 2015
"Want a souvenir?" pic.twitter.com/r0F5wIEkgn
— Rachel Cohen (@rmc031) April 27, 2015
— Breaking News Feed (@PzFeed) April 27, 2015
— Breaking News (@NewsOnTheMin) April 27, 2015
— Christian Schaffer (@chrisfromabc2) April 27, 2015