Fires started as riot breaks out in St. Louis city jail

Fires started as riot breaks out in St. Louis city jail 1

 

A riot erupted at a St. Louis jail on April 4, with inmates smashing windows, setting fires and demanding court dates.

Court proceedings in the city have been delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

At least four uprisings have been reported at the jail since December.

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33 Comments on "Fires started as riot breaks out in St. Louis city jail"

  1. Jordi Patrick | April 5, 2021 at 5:17 PM | Reply

    Joe Biden’s fault !!!

  2. knight toking | April 5, 2021 at 5:23 PM | Reply

    Back to Obamma. Just call him Obiden.

  3. AUTONOMEN LX | April 5, 2021 at 5:24 PM | Reply

    Right to a SPEEDY TRIAL.
    Sixth amendment.
    We have to obey the constitution.
    Not the government?

  4. Where is St. Louis? I don’t even know what country this video is talking about

    • Leah Fugere Still waiting for an answer? Google would have answered in seconds lol

    • @light bulb there is a St. Louis in Quebec and this is a Canadian station so I was curious why they wouldn’t specify what country this is in

    • @Leah Fugere That is true, my bad. News in general is horrible for announcing specifics but in this case I would have assumed it was Missouri. My apologies!

    • It’s Disneyland.

  5. I hear” we like fortnite”

  6. duhbull aught | April 5, 2021 at 5:43 PM | Reply

    No bread pudding for D-wing tonight.

  7. mango emojis | April 5, 2021 at 6:10 PM | Reply

    I’ll never make chicken wings unattended again!

  8. Paulino Lamborghini | April 5, 2021 at 6:11 PM | Reply

    BLM 🤭

  9. Swear if this channel ever starts reporting on Canadian government corruption their ratings will go thrpugh the roof. Go to Ottawa. Tons of crime to report on there too!

    • Buddy Van Cigrit | April 5, 2021 at 11:47 PM | Reply

      They’re on the fed’s take. They’re not going to talk bad about the government cause the government keeps them fat and happy.

  10. thug life

  11. Christopher Mair | April 5, 2021 at 9:10 PM | Reply

    Burning your bed and home. Sure. Fire Hose and cold floor till they go to (Bed and Baths.)

  12. Lawyers finna love this one

  13. comradepinko | April 6, 2021 at 11:04 PM | Reply

    They don’t have court dates, so the situation was not “brought under control”. They have a right to a speedy trial as defined by the 6th amendment. COVID does not nullify basic rights.

    • Trap House Boys Productions | April 8, 2021 at 3:13 PM | Reply

      Really does confuse me how a virus has anything to do with how quick they get seen by a judge

  14. Since this happened at the very same jail 2 months ago, This entire situation get smy side eye

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