Hundreds gather for MAGA rally near Mayfair Mall, one arrested
WAUWATOSA, Wis. (CBS 58) --- Hundreds of people gathered near Mayfair Mall for a MAGA rally Saturday, Nov. 21.
The rally began at 11 a.m.
A CBS 58 crew on scene says the crowd continued to grow during the afternoon and began to break up around 1 p.m.
Wauwatosa Police say the rally, which was held at the intersection of Mayfair and North, had approximately 500-600 people lined along the sidewalks.
According to police, one person was arrested for disorderly conduct. There were no reports of injuries or property damage.
Summary of the rally held this morning at the intersection of N Mayfair Rd/W North Ave:— Wauwatosa Police (WI) (@WauwatosaPD) November 21, 2020
Law enforcement monitored the area as 500-600 people lined the sidewalks. No injuries or property damage occurred. One arrest was made for disorderly conduct.
"We appreciate that a majority of the group stayed on the sidewalk which allowed traffic to move through the area," the Wauwatosa Police Department tweeted.
The rally was scheduled days prior to the mass shooting that happened at Mayfair Mall on Friday. The shooting left seven adults and one teen injured. They were transported to local hospitals and expected to survive. Police are still searching for the shooting suspect.
This is a developing story and will be updated.