Police break up “riot” near West Virginia University that school says started as “playful time in the snow”
Police called an incident Friday near West Virginia University a “riot” after the crowd began throwing glass bottles and rocks at officers after being told to disperse so snow plows and salt trucks could get through. “It is unfortunate that what began today on Spruce Street as a playful time in the snow, turned into a dangerous and threatening situation for students and law enforcement officers alike,” university officials said in a statement.
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West Virginia University officials said a large crowd...