LA Riots 20 year Anniversary [Video]

Supervisor Ridley-Thomas talked to ABC7's Marc Brown about the night the civil unrest happened. 

20 years ago Marc Brown and then City Councilmember Mark Ridley-Thomas were both at the First African Methodist Episcopal Church of Los Angeles, the night the civil unrest began. They were there at at community meeting had been planned for 7 p.m. on the night the verdict came in for the 4 police officers charged with beating Rodney King. 

Watch this video to listen to the two discuss that evening and the days that followed.