Before you read this, I want to strongly urge you to sign up for Todd’s free newsletter. It’s your only lifeline to conservative news and commentary. We can no longer rely on social media. Click here to subscribe.
Rampaging gangs of thugs pillaged and plundered businesses across sections of Minneapolis last night after a police-involved shooting.
Law enforcement officers shot and killed a person while trying to arrest a fugitive Thursday afternoon at a parking ramp in the Uptown area of Minneapolis.
According to the U.S. Marshals Service, around 2:10 p.m. near West Lake Street and Fremont Avenue South, members of a task force tried to arrest a person wanted on a state warrant for unlawful possession of a firearm by a felon.
During the encounter, the suspect, who was in a parked car, was uncooperative and produced a handgun, the USMS said. The officers then shot at the suspect. Officers attempted life-saving measures, but medics pronounced the suspect dead at the scene.
In response, dozens of local businesses were looted.
Minneapolis LIVE https://t.co/VaVDrkwiKc— AntifaBook.com (@JackPosobiec) June 4, 2021
"We have crowbars, we gonna tear this b***h up, I promise you that" says the "protestor"pic.twitter.com/BJEp4F8hnN— AntifaWatch (@AntifaWatch2) June 4, 2021
Police successfully pushed them away from the fire while being yelled at.— AntifaWatch (@AntifaWatch2) June 4, 2021
Reports of looting at a Target to be more specific.https://t.co/gYI1mrmXDgpic.twitter.com/LLVFeGijUh
Antifa activist forgets the name of the person he is out protesting for in Minneapolis pic.twitter.com/ue2ew0m6ae— AntifaBook.com (@JackPosobiec) June 4, 2021
#Minneapolis— Shane B. Murphy (@shanermurph) June 4, 2021
Looting damage. https://t.co/hAMyqI5K95