Flames Engulf US Police Station As Black Rights Unrest Spreads

Flames engulf US police station as black rights unrest spreads

Minneapolis, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 29th May, 2020 ) :Flames ripped through a Minnesota police station and seven protesters were shot in Kentucky as unrest spread across the United States over the deaths of black people during police encounters.

Officers abandoned the building in the city of Minneapolis late on Thursday before demonstrators barged through barriers, breaking windows and chanting slogans. A fire broke out, which soon became an inferno that engulfed the structure.

The protests entered their fourth day on Friday and have spread beyond Minnesota, with protests breaking out in several states across the country, including Denver, Colorado and Phoenix.