'It Inspired Me:' Local Leaders Praise Teens For Cleaning Up After Looting Ravages The Bronx

Bronx Destruction
Photo credit Michael Appleton/Mayoral Photography Office
By WCBS Newsradio 880

NEW YORK (WCBS 880) — Mayor Bill de Blasio and Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. praised a group of teens and young adults who cleaned up their neighborhood after vandals struck Monday night. 

Many small business owners in the Bronx returned to their stores Tuesday morning to see a path of destruction after a fifth day of peaceful protests over the death of George Floyd descended into chaos as night fell.