Four Arrests in Granada Amid Protests in Support of Jailed Rapper

Police arrested four people after they said violence followed a demonstration in support of jailed rapper Pablo Hasel in Granada on the evening of Wednesday, February 17, local media reported.

Granada Hoy said fires were lit and that “riots devastated various areas of the city.”

Video shared by Twitter user @andrearomaann shows police running towards a group of fleeing protesters as fires burn along the street.

Hasel faces nine months in prison for glorifying terrorism and insulting Spain’s former king in his music and tweets. Credit: @andrearomaann via Storyful