Nineteen police injured after drug check sparks violence in German city

Twenty-four people were arrested and 19 police officers injured after a check for drugs sparked attacks on officers and vehicles, followed by widespread vandalism in Stuttgart city centre over the weekend. Several hundred people were involved in the disturbance, which started after officers stopped a 17-year-old on suspicion of drug possession as people partied outside at about 11.30pm on Saturday, police said.

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