What Happened Saturday Night When 100 Teens Rampaged Downtown

City boosters hope a downtown rampage by a horde of teenagers Saturday night won't dissuade visitors from returning to the city, Francis X. Donnelly and Candice Williams report in the Detroit News.

Nearly 100 teens descended on downtown, picking fights, running into businesses and being chased by police by car and on foot.

In all, Detroit police stopped 76 teens ages 14 to 17 and five adults in their 20s, said spokeswoman Sgt. Eren Stephens. Eight teens with outstanding warrants were detained by police.

The rampage has become a subject of intense discussion on DetroitYes.

Read more:  Detroit News
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