12 Arrested In Protests Of Conquistador Pageant – Associated Press
Police have arrested 12 people in Santa Fe during protests about a costumed re-enactment of the return of Spanish conquerors to New Mexico after a 17th century American Indian revolt.
Police Sgt. Gardner Finney said a dozen people were arrested Friday on charges of trespassing and disorderly conduct.
Protesters were cordoned off in a corner of Santa Fe's downtown plaza during the re-enactment as police thronged the area.