Riot breaks out in Cardiff as crowd clashes with police
A riot broke out in Cardiff on Monday night at the scene of an earlier vehicle crash. Videos shared on social media showed a large crowd of people gathered around a fire on a road in Ely, while riot police faced the crowd in an attempt to control a “large scale disorder”. Objects were reportedly thrown at police, and the windscreen of at least one service vehicle was smashed. At least six police vans were called to the scene, while officials urged people to avoid the area. A police helicopter was also dispatched. Read the full article here: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2023/05/22/cardiff-riot-police-tackling-large-scale-disorder-in-ely/ #cardiff #riots #police Subscribe to The Telegraph with our special offer: just £1 for 3 months. Start your free trial now: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/customer/subscribe/digitalsub/3for1/?WT.mc_id=tmgoff_pvid_conversion-subscription_editorial-iniative_03-22_EGW-13_organic_youtube Get the latest headlines: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/ Telegraph.co.uk and YouTube.com/TelegraphTV are websites of The Telegraph, the UK's best-selling quality daily newspaper providing news and analysis on UK and world events, business, sport, lifestyle and culture.