WASHINGTON (AP) – As Donald Trump and now former President Barack Obama made their way to the Capitol, police were confronting a group of demonstrators wearing black in downtown Washington D.C. and using what appeared to be pepper spray.READ MORE: Arlington Police Officer Fired After Deadly Shooting
Some individuals were seen smashing windows of business and vehicle in the downtown area, over a dozen blocks away from the ceremony.
Protesters were carrying signs denouncing capitalism and Trump.READ MORE: 14-Year-Old Fort Worth Girl Missing And In Need Of Medication
Police cordoned off about 100 demonstrators who chanted “hands up, don’t shoot.”
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