Looting for George Floyd

Protesters gathered again Wednesday at the south Minneapolis intersection where George Floyd lost consciousness with the of a city police officer pressing against his neck. They also gathered at the Minneapolis Police Department’s 3rd Precinct at Lake Street and Minnehaha Avenue.

While the protest at 38th Street and Chicago Avenue has been a peaceful and mournful scene, WCCO’s Jeff Wagner witnessed dozens of people looting the Target store near the 3rd Precinct, beginning just before 7 p.m..

At about 6 p.m., WCCO’s Marielle Mohs said police began firing chemical irritant and firing rubber bullets, as video on social media shows some protesters once again began breaking the precinct’s windows.




By: ThisIsButter (43634.50)

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