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Police respond to riot in Dinkytown

Police came in with riot gear after a block party in Dinkytown became unruly Saturday, the Star Tribune reported.

About three dozen police officers used tear gas, pepper spray and projectiles to control the crowd, the Minnesota Daily reported.

Some party-goers had started a street fire and others threw glass bottles at police. According to reports, six people were arrested, the Star Tribune reported.

The Minnesota Daily wrote that more then 400 people had congregated on the street at one point in the evening.

No serious injuries have been reported.