09 Aug '11, 9am

London violence spreads as copycats run riot

LONDON - Some of the violence on the second night of rioting in London was part of an orchestrated plan, police said yesterday, as disturbances broke out sporadically across parts of the capital. Police who were deployed across the city said "copycat criminal activity" spread to other parts of London on Sunday night and early yesterday. In Enfield on the outskirts of north London, teenagers broke down walls on terraced streets so they could collect bricks to throw at police. About a dozen shops were ransacked. In Brixton, gangs of youths ransacked shops in the area as darkness fell. There were also reports of disturbances in areas including Dalston and Walthamstow. The authorities said yesterday that 160 people were arrested after the weekend riots that erupted over a fatal police shooting of 29-year-old Mr Mark Duggan. Very few details of Mr Duggan's death have been relea...

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