MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A video posted to Twitter Saturday night is going viral after apparently showing law enforcement in Minneapolis shooting paint rounds at residents on their porch after curfew went into effect.
Tanya Kerssen posted the video to Twitter shortly after 9:30 p.m., showing what she says is the Minnesota National Guard and Minneapolis police sweeping her residential street in the Whittier Neighborhood.READ MORE: Hundreds Gather At Brooklyn Center Police Dept. For 2nd Night Of Daunte Wright Protests
In the video, the officers are seen approaching the residents and repeatedly yelling at them to get inside their house. After a few demands, one can be heard yelling “light ‘em up!” That’s when one officer appears to fire a paint round at the residents, who run inside.READ MORE: Daunte Wright Killing: How Does An Officer Confuse Their Taser For A Gun?
Meanwhile, a WCCO photographer was struck by a rubber bullet and arrested by the State Patrol Saturday night. He was released from custody after a couple hours.MORE NEWS: 'He Just Made You Feel Better': Daunte Wright's Loved Ones Gather With Hundreds For Vigil
The curfew went into effect at 8 p.m. in Minneapolis.