Minneapolis Police Department’s 3rd Precinct building was set on fire amid continued protests over the death of George Floyd.
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Mayor Jacob Frey said he made the decision to surrender the building as the crowd of protesters grew and tensions escalated on the third night of demonstrations following the death of Floyd, a black man who died in police custody after a white officer pinned him to the ground under his knee.
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