4th suspect arrested in Cider Riot brawl investigation


A woman was injured in the brawl on May 1, 2019

An August 2019 booking photo of Mackenzie Lewis, 29. (MCSO)

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A fourth suspect has been arrested in connection with a brawl outside Cider Riot on May Day.

Portland police said Mackenzie Lewis, 29, was arrested by the US Marshals Wednesday. He has been booked into the Multnomah County Jail for a charge of riot.

Another suspect turned himself in Tuesday after a warrant was issued for his arrest. Christopher Ponte, 37, is being held for a charge of 3rd-degree assault and 1 count of riot.

Two others were arrested earlier in August as part of the same investigation. Matthew Cooper and Ian Kramer

A woman was injured in the incident on Northeast Couch Street on May 1, 2019.

The owner of Cider Riot has filed a $1 million lawsuit against Gibson and Patriot Prayer over the incident, saying they’ve had enough of intimidation from far-right groups.

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