Occupy Wall Street National Day Of Action events. As of this post they are still coming.We read that police estimate more than 32,000 marchers.
SEIU President Mary Kay Henry and Brooklyn Councilman Jumaane Williams. Many union people are holding signs supporting the Occupy Wall Street movement.
The sound of drums fills the air and the synchronized chants of the People's Microphone can be heard from Henry Street.
More photos and posts to come.
UPDATE 10 p.m.: Events at Cadman Park winding down, but helicopters still hover over park.
CNN video of protester arrests at Brooklyn Bridge here.
UPDATE 10:33 p.m.: Police work the first actual crime of the evening in the area. A perp attempted to rob someone at the High Street A train station, pictured above, on Cadman Plaza West. He escaped without the loot into Cadman Plaza Park. Police haven't caught up with him at this time.
UPDATE: The Brooklyn Heights Blog's Karl Junkersfeld caught the windup in Cadman Park on video here. Carroll Gardens Patch has a good writeup of the events here.
Photos by MK Metz
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