Violence again rocks Minneapolis after man's death
A man was shot dead as violent protests over the death of a black man in police custody rocked Minneapolis for a second straight night Wednesday. Protesters looted stores and set fires. A suspect in the Wednesday night death is in custody. (May 28)
Violent protests continued for a second day in Minneapolis after the death of George Floyd while he was in police custody. Protests spread across the U.S. Friday, fueled by outrage over George Floyd's death and years of police violence against African Americans. The white Minneapolis police officer who knelt on Floyd's neck was arrested and charged with murder. (May 29) Zae Sellers is one of the demonstrators who's taken to Minneapolis streets following the killing of George Floyd. She says while it's wrong for protesters to "tear down" their own community, the recent protest violence is a reflection of violence against black people.
»» Minneapolis police used tear gas during protests for the second night in a row over the death of George Floyd, who died after being restrained by police.