This Saturday afternoon some people gathered at various points in downtown Santiago, to protest peacefully after various calls.
In this context, Carabineros reported the arrest of 12 people in the Forest Park sector due to disorders on public roads.
Through its Twitter account, the institution indicated that during the afternoon that “12 people have been detained in the Forest Park sector due to disorders in public roads”.
– Carabineros Prefectura Central (@CarabPrCentral) October 17, 2020
The demonstrations take place one day after the commemoration of the social outbreak, so the day was marked by the large police presence in the area.