Seattle, WA / August 24, 2020 / 16:30 / Demonstrations Planned to Capitalize on Tensions in Kenosha, Wisconsin
SIGACTS/SITREP: Activists are gathering at 20:00 on August 24 in Cal Anderson to demonstrate about the police shooting in Kenosha, Wisconsin. Various violent groups will be in attendance and property destruction and general violence should be expected in the Capitol Hill and Downtown areas of Seattle.
RECOMMENDATION: Use extreme caution in these areas for the next several weeks as widespread property damage and mob violence is particularly likely following the police involved shooting in Kenosha, WI. Travel through Downtown Seattle via I-5 and the SR-99 should be avoided unless absolutely necessary.