Posts tagged London riot
London was burned this week due to heavy riots, caused when the police shot, 29 year old Mark Duggan in Tottenhum on Thursday. The protest against the police began peacefully, which then turned into a violent night of looting and carnage, burning buildings, vehicles, etc.
9th August: According to the police officials, and news reports by BBC, the protest was done by the teenage gang and BlackBerry Messenger, Twitter and Facebook were considered as an important tool in igniting these riots. Read more about this news after the break.