Possible direct action demonstration in Chapman Square planned Sunday


The pioneer family statue in Chapman Square, seen July 5, 2020 (Hannah Ray Lambert)

PORTLAND, Ore (KOIN) — Another direct action demonstration is planned for Sunday night in Chapman Square, according to Twitter posts.

The flyer states that the event was slated to start at 8 p.m. Portland Police Bureau officials said they are aware of the online flyer and are asking demonstrators to remain peaceful.

Chapman Square was a frequent site for protests over the summer following the police killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis in May, 2020. Past events have historically included the destruction of private property.

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