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In Minneapolis detained a CNN reporter covering the riots

I. a Reporter for CNN and the camera team covering the unrest after the death of an African American in Minneapolis, was detained by police live.

To the dark skinned reporter Omar Jimenez, who led the live broadcast, the police came. He said that they are live, with the team of the TV channel of the three men and told the cops that they can just back up.

Despite this, two police officers put the handcuffs Jimenez, saying that he was detained. After the police took Jimenez, officers also detained a television producer and two cameramen.

Riots in Minneapolis continue the third day, people protest against the police action that led to the death of the African-American George Floyd. In the night of Friday, protesters burned a police station, law enforcement officers had to be evacuated from the roof by helicopter. Eyewitnesses reported to media that the incident was absent soldiers of the National guard, which the Governor of the state of Minnesota mobilized to quell the unrest.

The death of Floyd caused the riots in Minneapolis and other cities after the appearance of "viral" video for his detention. The record shows, as the police tackled Floyd and handcuffed him, and one of the officers leaned a knee on his neck. The detainee first few times he says he can't breathe and then losing consciousness. Floyd was hospitalized, after some time, he died in intensive care.

When this information became widespread, the leadership of the city police announced the dismissal of four officers who participated in the arrest. The city held a protest, accompanied by vandalism and fires. The investigation into the death of Floyd has joined the FBI, which declared the case a priority.