About 150 people were arrested in Miami Beach over the weekend as crowds of untamed spring vacations descended on the city.
Friday marked the fiercest day in the focus of the celebration, with about 120 people arrested and two police officers injured during clashes with revelers. 10 local news mentioned.
“It’s a really tough situation,” Miami Beach Mayor Dan Gilber said of the weekend immorality.
“A lot of people come here and come here with the wrong intentions,” he said. According to another report From the port.
The city is under a midnight curfew amid the pandemic.
Authorities said that the officers who were injured were trying to arrest them when they were attacked.
“The crowd ended up turning against the officers who were there,” Miami Beach Police spokesman Ernesto Rodriguez said, according to the report.
Friday’s rallies prompted police in some areas to deploy pepper balls to disperse crowds.
On Saturday, another 30 people were arrested.
Gilber, the mayor, has warned potential springtime arrests that there will be more arrests if they continue to disobey the laws.
“If you come here because you think everything is fine, you’ll have a hard time,” he said.