James Madison U. Block Party Gone Wrong (Riot Videos)

=Spring is in the air. But for students at James Madison University, there’s now also a hint of tear gas. This Saturday at JMU, the school’s annual Springfest block party devolved into a riot of more than 8,000 people and resulted in more than 200 police officers attempting to break it up. After being told that they had to leave the party, people began throwing beer bottles, starting fights and breaking windows.

Read all about the riot here, check out 12 photos and watch the video below!

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