Minneapolis, St. Paul Mayors Announce Mandatory Curfews Following Days Of Protests, RiotsThis comes after three straight nights of widespread and growing protests and looting, and hundreds of businesses damaged or destroyed by fire.
Former MPD Officer Derek Chauvin In Custody, Charged With Murder In George Floyd's DeathOn Friday, John Harrington of the Minnesota Department of Public Safety announced that Chauvin has been taken into custody in connection with the May 25 death.
President Trump Calls Mpls. Protesters 'Thugs'; Doubles Down On 'When The Looting Starts, The Shooting Starts' MessagePresident Donald Trump on Friday threatened to take action to bring the city of Minneapolis “under control,” calling violent protesters outraged by the death of a black man in police custody “thugs” and saying that “when the looting starts, the shooting starts.”
MDH: COVID-19 Deaths Rise To Just Under 1,000 In MinnesotaMeanwhile, the state’s number of lab-confirmed COVID-19 cases has risen to 23,531, up 590 from Thursday.
‘Minneapolis And St. Paul Are On Fire’: Gov. Walz Says Order Must Be Restored As Twin Cities Enters 4th Day Of George Floyd UnrestAfter a third night of riots in the Twin Cities caused destruction in both Minneapolis and St. Paul, Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz says "the world is watching" and order needs to be restored.
Man Killed By Gunfire During Wednesday Protests Identified As Calvin Lewis Horton Jr.He was 43-year-old Calvin Lewis Horton Jr. of Minneapolis. He died after being shot as protests broke out near East Lake Street and Bloomington Avenue.
Death Investigation Underway In Roseville; Several Taken Into CustodySeveral people are in custody Friday morning in connection to a death investigation in Roseville.
Man Shot Dead In St. Paul; No Apparent Connection To George Floyd RiotsAccording to a department spokesperson, there’s nothing to indicate the shooting was related to the overnight unrest in the Twin Cities stemming from the death of George Floyd.
Twins’ Max Kepler Deletes ‘Blue Lives Matter’ Mask Pic Posted Amid George Floyd Protests, Issues ApologyMinnesota Twins star Max Kepler says he had no idea of the “underlying inferences” of a controversial selfie he posted to Instagram amid protests over George Floyd’s death.
'Silence Is Violence': Minneapolis Protests Spread To Other Cities Across The USDevelopments across the United States in connection with the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis police custody:
Unrest After George Floyd's Death: Violence Spans Twin Cities, 3rd Precinct Overtaken & Burned, CNN Reporter ArrestedMinneapolis has entered the fourth day of unrest in the aftermath of George Floyd's death, with protesters taking over the police department's 3rd Precinct building late Thursday night.
Woman Found Dead Inside Car In North Minneapolis Amid 2nd Night Of Looting, FiresMinneapolis police say a woman's suspicious death overnight on the city's north side is being investigated.
Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey Addresses City In The Middle Of Night Of Violence"Brick and mortar is not as important as life," Frey said. "The symbolism of a building cannot outweigh the significance of life."
'Not Our Officer': St. Paul PD Says Social Media Post Claiming One Of Its Officers Incited Mpls. Riots Is FalseSt. Paul police are addressing a social media post that claims to identify one of its officers as a person seen breaking windows in Minneapolis.
‘We Have To Do This Right’: Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman Says George Floyd Investigation Will Take TimeHennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman says his office is working on the George Floyd investigation as quickly as possible, but that it will take some time.