Watts Raid and Riot


At approximately 11:00 p.m. Wednesday night, LASD and LAPD used beanbag guns to control a gathering crowd near the intersection of E 112th St and Zamora Ave. A large crowd of 50-100 people were gathered, and throwing rocks and bottles at deputies. The crowd is believed to have gathered after LASD and LAPD initiated a raid at a memorial gathering. Details are unconfirmed at this time. LAPD Southeast Division will be handling the investigation.