167 Arrested During Two Weekends of Ultra Music Festival: Police

86 arrests were made during the second weekend, police said

By Maria Camila Bernal
|  Monday, Mar 25, 2013  |  Updated 6:56 PM EDT
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Cleanup efforts for the Ultra Music Festival continue as crews dismantle the stages at Bayfront Park.

Cleanup efforts for the Ultra Music Festival continue as crews dismantle the stages at Bayfront Park.

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A total of 167 people were arrested in incidents related to the 2013 Ultra Music Festival over its two weekends, Miami Police said Monday.

During the just-concluded second weekend, 86 arrests were made on disorderly conduct, narcotics and other charges, police said.

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That was just above the number of arrests for the first weekend, which ran from March 15-17. Police said last week that 84 people were arrested then, but that number has since been revised to 81, Miami Police spokesman Sgt. Freddie Cruz said.

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Cleanup efforts after the festival continued Monday as crews dismantled the stages at Bayfront Park.
 

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