32 more anti-Wall Street protesters cited in Ariz.

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Posted: Oct 17, 2011 6:10 AM
32 more anti-Wall Street protesters cited in Ariz.

Police say more than 30 protesters have been cited in a second day of arrests during an anti-Wall Street protest in Tucson, Ariz.

Spokesman Matt Ronstadt says the arrests came late Sunday night after protesters refused to leave Armory Park when it closed at 10:30 p.m.

The police action came a day after 53 people were arrested at the park for identical offenses.

He says Sunday's arrests were peaceful with the 32 protesters surrendering themselves to officers. Each was arrested, issued a citation and released.

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In Phoenix, 46 protesters were arrested Saturday night at a local park.

The Arizona protests, which have been peaceful, are part of a series of such demonstrations across the country against financial institutions.