The mass protests that erupted throughout the country after the death of George Floyd turned into skirmishes and pogroms – and dozens of shops and enterprises became victims of vandals.
The California Street Cannabis in San Frasisco, which was robbed on Saturday night, is no exception. According to the owner, Drakari Donaldson, at least $ 10,000 worth of goods were stolen from a cannabis-based store. On June 1, Donaldson and his business partners were about to launch the Compassion Program, in which they would donate some of the products to HIV patients and the poor. cities – but because of the robbery, plans had to be temporarily abandoned. “All this is simply unthinkable. – says Drakari – A huge blow. ” “I think some people deliberately use the situation to rob honest businessmen. They should be ashamed. ”
Since the start of the protests, curfews have been announced in 200 cities in 27 states — a total of 60 million Americans. San Francisco residents are currently not allowed to go outside after 8 p.m. The new rules came into force on Sunday and will be valid for an indefinite period of time.