Here’s the moment shots were fired near George Floyd Square earlier this morning. pic.twitter.com/NIWRBr6b9Y— Philip Crowther (@PhilipinDC) May 25, 2021
Gunshots rang out during a live report from George Floyd Square on the anniversary of his death. ?pic.twitter.com/XbMEtSZQya— No Jumper (@nojumper) May 25, 2021
#BREAKING: Minneapolis Police confirm one person was taken to the hospital after a shooting at George Floyd Square.— Andrew Havranek (@Andrew_Havranek) May 25, 2021
Witnesses on scene say they heard upwards of 30 shots. The gunfire came from the east of the square on 38th street.
It’s believed to be gang related. pic.twitter.com/02Kf20KR8W
Did one of the White allies break the rules?
“MPD said at 10:09 a.m., officers responded to the 3800 block of Elliott Avenue South on a report of the sound of shots fired. The callers told them that they saw a vehicle speeding out of the area.
According to MPD, one person showed up at the hospital with a gunshot wound. MPD doesn’t believe the injury was life-threatening. …”
You could say this is the official beginning of Black Summer 2021.