May 30 George Floyd protests news

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7:29 p.m. ET, May 30, 2020

Protesters gather at Miami police headquarters

From CNN's Melissa Alonso

Protesters have gathered at Miami police headquarters and can be seen weaving through cars on a highway in downtown Miami.

Hours earlier, law enforcement from multiple agencies joined protesters to kneel one knee in prayer in front of Coral Gables City Hall.

7:23 p.m. ET, May 30, 2020

Highways into Minneapolis shutdown tonight

From CNN's Shawn Cunningham

A number of roadways into Minneapolis are closing at 8 p.m. ET tonight, according to a tweet from the Minnesota Department of Transportation.

Interstates 35, 394 and 94 will all be closed. Highway 55 is being shut down as well.

7:25 p.m. ET, May 30, 2020

Federal charges filed against protesters in New York City

From CNN's Melanie Schuman

The US Attorney for the Eastern District of New York filed a complaint against a woman from upstate New York who was allegedly involved in throwing a Molotov cocktail Friday night in New York City, according to a law enforcement source. 

Separately, two other individuals will also be charged federally for their involvement in the protests Friday night in New York City, according to the source.

A short time ago the New York Police Department tweeted:

7:15 p.m. ET, May 30, 2020

Law enforcement presence in Twin Cities will "triple in size" in response to protests

From CNN's Eric Fiegel

The Minnesota Department of Public Safety tweeted that with the help of the Minnesota National Guard and State Police, authorities are ready to "address a sophisticated network of urban warfare."

7:10 p.m. ET, May 30, 2020

Fire and smoke caught on video near Philadelphia City Hall

From CNN's Alisha Ebrahimji

An Intagram video filmed near City Hall in Philadelphia shows giant plumes of smoke and some flames amid protests in the city.

7:51 p.m. ET, May 30, 2020

Los Angeles mayor implements 8 p.m. curfew

From CNN's Julia Jones

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti announced the city will have a curfew beginning at 8 p.m. Saturday until 5 a.m. Sunday.

"To increase safety for demonstrators, law enforcement and all citizens of Los Angeles, we are putting a curfew in place from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.," the mayor tweeted.

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6:57 p.m. ET, May 30, 2020

At least 137 people were arrested in Houston on Friday, police chief says

From CNN's Melissa Alonso

Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo said 137 people were arrested at Friday night's protests in the city's downtown area, according to a tweet from Houston Police Department.

7:11 p.m. ET, May 30, 2020

Miami-Dade postpones fireworks for frontline workers due to protests

From CNN's Melissa Alonso 

Protesters march on the highway amidst traffic in Miami, on May 30.
Protesters march on the highway amidst traffic in Miami, on May 30. WPLG

Due to recent events, Miami-Dade County and Miami city officials have postponed a fireworks display planned in honor of hospital workers on the frontlines of the Covid-19 pandemic, according to a statement from Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez. 

"The sound of fireworks could easily be mistaken for explosions, and we want to make sure that all of our residents are safe and able to exercise their First Amendment right to protest without any fear of violence," the statement said. 

Gimenez and Miami Mayor Francis Suarez are aware peaceful protests in downtown have become unruly. 

"Mayor Gimenez is concerned that protesters have moved their demonstration onto I-95 this afternoon, creating a dangerous situation for themselves and others. This is not the place or way to protest," the statement said. 

7:31 p.m. ET, May 30, 2020

Philadelphia mayor sets mandatory curfew

From CNN's Laura Ly

Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney has instituted a mandatory curfew effective at 8 p.m. ET Saturday night through 6 a.m. ET Sunday morning, the Philadelphia Police Department tweeted.

“Only persons with essential duties will be permitted outdoors,” the police department said.

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