Minneapolis Mayor Asks for National Guard After Night of Riots and Fires Over Police Killing of George Floyd

Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey (D) has asked Governor Tim Walz (D) to deploy National Guard troops after riots broke out and fires set in south Minneapolis during protests over the videotaped police killing Monday of George Floyd by an officer kneeling on his neck until he was dead. Floyd was arrested on suspicion of “forgery … Continue reading Minneapolis Mayor Asks for National Guard After Night of Riots and Fires Over Police Killing of George Floyd