Rep. Katherine Clark (D-MA) said in a statement Sunday evening that her son was arrested over the weekend during a far-left riot against police officers.
The Boston Police Department said that the incident happened at approximately 9:30 PM, on Saturday, January 21, 2021, while officers were responding to a call over a “protest” at the Parkman Bandstand Monument.
“Upon arrival officers observed an individual defacing the monument with spray paint,” police said. “The tagging read ‘NO COP CITY’ and ‘ACAB’. The suspect was later identified as Jared Dowell, 23, of Melrose.”
“During the arrest of Jared Dowell, a group of about 20 protesters began to surround officers while screaming profanities though megaphones on the public street causing traffic to come to a standstill,” police added. “While interfering with the