TRotz Corona restrictions around 500 mostly young people celebrated a party in Frankfurt’s Ostend on Saturday evening. As reported by the Hessischer Rundfunk and the Frankfurt new press, the police broke the celebration on Saturday evening. When asked, the police confirmed the operation. More details should be announced later.
According to the Hessischer Rundfunk, the celebrants did not keep their distance and often did not wear a mouth and nose cover. Many were drunk. The police are said to have pulled up with 20 vehicles and finally ended the celebration.
Such gatherings and parties had already taken place in the harbor park during the first lockdown. There had also been violence and there had been isolated attacks against officials. At the time, the police responded with a special deployment concept and raised a large number every weekend.