During the George Floyd memorial on Tuesday in Minneapolis, news cameras appeared to catch a shooting on camera at the place of Floyd’s death.
“Shots fired at George Floyd Square in Minneapolis,” reported Fox News correspondent Garrett Tenney. “It sounded like an exchange of gunfire with around 10 shots. Our crew evacuated the area and aren’t in a position to see more right now. I’ll update with more if/when we can.”
Shots fired at George Floyd Square in Minneapolis. It sounded like an exchange of gunfire with around 10 shots. Our crew evacuated the area and aren’t in a position to see more right now. I’ll update with more if/when we can.
— Garrett Tenney (@Garrett_FoxNews) May 25, 2021
BREAKING: Drive-by shooting caught on Live TV in George Floyd Square as reporter talks about reforming police pic.twitter.com/FZYlIMDcVE
— Jack Posobiec (@JackPosobiec) May 25, 2021
The audio of the shooting was captured as heard in the following clip however the video footage appears to be prerecorded.
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BREAKING: Shots fired at the George Floyd memorial in Minneapolis on the one year anniversary of his death
— Daily Caller (@DailyCaller) May 25, 2021
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That’s the one-year anniversary of Floyd’s death. Former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin was convicted by a jury of murder. It’s not clear whether the shots being fired caused any injuries or what the motive was or who fired them.
Also on the anniversary, Floyd’s family was expected to meet with President Joe Biden and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, according to CNN. Floyd died on May 25, 2020.