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Buildings ablaze as British riots spread

Monday, August 08, 2011 - 01:16

Aug. 8 - Buildings torched as riots spread to new areas of London. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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(ROUGH CUT - NO REPORTER NARRATION) MUTE VIDEO Buildings were set on fire in Croydon, south London on Monday (August 8) as riots spread on a third night of violence. It is Britain's worst unrest in decades. The disturbances started late on Saturday in London's northern Tottenham district when a peaceful protest over the police's shooting of a suspect turned violent. On Monday, the violence had spread to the south of the city, including the areas of Peckham, Croydon and Lewisham.

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Buildings ablaze as British riots spread

Monday, August 08, 2011 - 01:16