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CLEVELAND -- Cleveland police have made at least five arrests after protesters refused to disperse at a large gathering near East 4th and Prospect in downtown Cleveland.

According to Cleveland police, two officers were also assaulted. They had minor injuries.

The chaos started after a flag-burning event.

After the march and flag burning began, a fight broke out and police had to intervene.

Firefighters entered the crowd to help get things under control.

As of Wednesday afternoon, Cleveland police said there were only  5 people arrested.

Fox 8 has a crew at the scene.

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