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Protesters briefly block Clayton/Skinker intersection, walk into Cheshire Inn

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Protesters briefly block the intersection of Clayton and Skinker Thursday afternoon. Credit: KMOV Protesters briefly block the intersection of Clayton and Skinker Thursday afternoon. Credit: KMOV
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) -

A small group of protesters gathered in Forest Park before they walked over to the Cheshire Inn Thursday, police said.

People began to gather in the park around 3:00 p.m. Protesters briefly blocked the intersection of Clayton and Skinker.

They also walked over to the Cheshire Inn went inside and knocked on doors inside the hotel.

Police said a water bottle with an unknown substance was thrown.

Authorities said the group cleared the area after two orders to disperse were given.

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