Ten people were arrested last night after a day long protest on the Burrard Bridge in Vancouver. The protest was one in a combined protest around the world titled “Extinction Rebellion.”
“Police were forced to arrest ten people for obstruction of justice after they refused to leave the bridge despite receiving several requests, and then warnings, from officers.” – Vancouver Police Department
Vancouver was one of six cities participating in the protest joining Halifax, Kitchener, Toronto, Edmonton and Victoria.
Around 50 people across Canada were arrested as a result of the protest.