Portland Police are putting the kibosh on one rumor
surrounding comedian Dave Chappelle's impromptu performance
on Pioneer Courthouse Square last night.
The cops did not cut Chappelle's power
, police spokeswoman Detective Mary Wheat told WW
Also, police today came out with an official crowd count for the event: 2,500 fans
A news release from the Police Bureau this morning says Chappelle's personnel worked with police
, who ensured the MAX could move through the crowd and temporarily closed off a section of Southwest Broadway.
were made, and police escorted Chappelle to his hotel after the performance, the news release says.