Man arrested after pointing gun at #BlackLivesMatter protesters in Portland
PORTLAND, Ore. (KATU) -- A 36-year-old man was arrested Thursday after pulling a gun on a crowd of protesters in downtown Portland.
A large crowd rally for Black Lives Matter had gathered near the justice center around 8 p.m.
The protest remained peaceful, until a man pointed a weapon at the crowd.
No shots were fired and no one was injured.
Michael Strickland is facing menacing and disorderly conduct charges. He's due in court Friday.
People attending the rally, including Andy C. Ngo with the PSU Vanguard, posted video of the incident on social media: