VIDEO: George Floyd protest in South Minneapolis

Updated: May 26, 2020 10:38 PM
Created: May 26, 2020 10:35 PM

Protesters took to the streets of south Minneapolis Tuesday in protest of the death of George Floyd.

Floyd died Monday while being detained by four police officers in south Minneapolis. Those officers have since been fired.


Footage taken by 5 EYEWITNESS NEWS crews shows a chaotic scene as police used chemical irritants to disperse a crowd of protesters. Some protesters had broken windows of the third precinct and thrown rocks.

Click the video box above for raw footage of the protest

Below is Chopper 5 footage from above earlier in the day. 

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