MASSIVE FIRE SHUTS LA FREEWAYS
Billy Parlay, owner of the Sandwich Spot on Shattuck, wrote to Berkeleyside that he put out a number of fires last night. He also criticized Jesse Arreguín, councilman for the downtown district, “for not prepping downtown.”
1:10 a.m.: Police appear to be trying to split the group that ha
s been walking south on Telegraph vandalizing stores and looting. Emilie Raguso reports that protesters are “wandering around” and that the numbers are dwindling. Any more updates will be via Twitter from now. Click #Berkeleyprotests to get latest news, or follow Berkeleyside directly.