A WEALTHY Upper East Sider and six others were arrested last weekend for rioting in New York City.
The daughter of an architect and child psychiatrist, Clara Kraebber, 20, was arrested on felony rioting and misdemeanor graffiti charges, police said.
According to the New York Post, Kraebber and six other demonstrators were arrested after causing damage during a three-house vandalism spree.
"On Friday, September 4th, these individuals were arrested for rioting during demonstrations in Manhattan," the New York Police Department tweeted.
"They were part of a large group breaking storefront windows. Our investigation into this incident continues."
The damage reportedly extended over two miles, starting rom Foley Square and extending to 24th Street.
Groups called the "New Afrikan Black Panther Party" and "Revolutionary Abolitionist Movement" reportedly organized the protest, the Post reported.
Arrested along with Kraebber was Elliot Rucka, 20, from Portland, Oregon; Frank Furhmeister, 30, from Stuyvesant Heights; Jade O'Halloran, 30, from Crown Heights; Claire Severine, 27, from Washington Heights; Etkar Surrette, 27, from Prospect Park South and Adi Sragovilh, 20, from Great Neck.
Jane Buffo, 19, from Lower Manhattan was also arrested, however, the New York Police Department did not share her picture.
Rucka is reportedly the son of Greg Rucka, a famous comic-book writer.
Dozens of people were arrested over Labor Day Weekend for rioting across the country.
Portland authorities arrested 199 people during the Labor Day Weekend alone, with mass arrests stemming from several specific protests and riots in the city.
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