The Canadian Press

2001-07-02 | Edmonton Riot

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The damage estimate was being tallied on July 2nd after an early morning riot following Canada Day celebrations in a trendy central Edmonton shopping district. Canadian Press reporter Ken Trimble had this report.

Date: 2001-07-02
Placeline: EDMONTON, Alberta.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 33 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << broken glass crunches underfoot near a flattened telephone booth Avenue it was one of several charges for rioters who clashed with police earlier this morning but a spokesman West Belmar says a total of 95 officers had their hands full trying to disperse the crowd there with looting there was smashed Windows there was numerous attacks on police bail Morris has too much booze and a core of troublemakers helped fuel the riot and the number of store owner or say it's time to clamp down on bars in the area to prevent similar problems in the future can crumble Broadcast News Edmonton >>