For complete coverage of the situation in Minneapolis visit CBSMinnesota.com and stream CBSN Minnesota. A peaceful protest march was held along Hyde Park Boulevard in Hyde Park. Interactive US Map Of Active Protests And Riots – Concealed Nation The shooting did not involve police officers. As in many cities this week, the riots and destruction in Chicago overnight were considerably subdued compared to … CBS 2’s Megan Hickey said the looters were targeting a clothing store. “However, once the protest ended, the crowd dispersed and then grew substantially with other participants throughout the streets of Aurora. Criminals destroyed businesses and trampled over the rule of law. It is expected to resume Monday morning. A suburban Chicago CEO was among those arrested and accused of unlawfully entering the U.S. Capitol building during pro-Trump CBS 2’s Megan Hickey reported items were left behind in shopping carts that were strewn around the parking lot, and people were having difficulty getting out. CHICAGO — Hundreds of young people looted stores, broke into indoor shopping malls and battled with police overnight Sunday into Monday in the city’s central downtown business district. — Village of Tinley Pk (@VillageTinleyPk) May 31, 2020. The riots that broke out in Chicago in mid-August left 13 police officers injured and entire streets in ruins. Protesters could be seen setting cars on fire, breaking into stores and looting. #GeorgeFloydProtests #Riot2020 @cbschicago pic.twitter.com/uyoGSP2xWR, — Dave Savini CBS (@davesavinicbs2) June 1, 2020, Downtown Aurora riots #2. Jazz Shaw Posted at 8:01 am on June 5, 2020. Metra announced that it is canceling all service for Monday amid unrest in the Chicago area. Downtown Aurora riots. Please seek alternate route. CBS 2’s Charlie De Mar says there were reports that an armored vehicle was shot at in Aurora. Instead, protesters continued to walk east on Upper Wacker Drive toward Columbus Avenue and Lake Shore Drive. ensure voices are heard across this city following the death of George Floyd,” JB Pritzker has ordered 375 National Guard troops to support Chicago Police following violent protests Sunday night. The Village of Tinley Park has issued a Curfew order effective tonight at 8:00 pm through 6:00 am Monday Morning due to heightened police activity and threats to our community. All rights reserved. Chicago man busted in Capitol riot admits to feds: 'Wow, you're pretty good,' papers show He later shared with investigators videos, photos he had taken from inside US Capitol building “Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot and Chicago Police Supt. Located at the Field Museum of Natural History, this live camera offers many views of the Chicago skyline, Lake Shore Drive, the Museum Campus, and the beautiful shore of Lake Michigan. JB Pritzker remarked on the arrival of 375 National Guard members to assist Chicago Police. One man was even using a card to bring a large item out. NotifyChicago: Lake Shore Dr NB and SB at Chicago is shut down due to protest activity. Police in Chicago said 100 people were arrested and 13 officers were injured after hundreds smashed windows, stole from stores and clashed with police … ©2021 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved. Crowds began dispersing as a line of police officers on Kinzie Street near State Street directed everyone to move away. ⚠️5/31 Service Alert ⚠️Following guidance from city officials we’re temporarily closing the Divvy system beginning at 4pm. The CTA and Pace shut down at 6:30 p.m. Metra has canceled all service for Monday. Live Updates: Chicago Protests and Unrest George Floyd’s murder by Minneapolis police set off several days of protest against police brutality in … Stay away. There is reason to believe that the riots helped remake Chicago’s racial landscape: “That kind of mob violence drove policies,” Ewing said. More fires broke out at local businesses, including a beauty supply store and adjacent stores at 79th Street and Damen Avenue. They grabbed boxes and items to bring out. Protesters were on the roadway on Lake Shore Drive at 50th Street on the edge of the Hyde Park/Kenwood areas, causing traffic problems. Wells Drive and Lake Shore Drive to Wells. @cbschicago pic.twitter.com/T9Nw8nRnUw. Soon riots began, primarily in black urban areas. Bridges on the Chicago River were up on Sunday afternoon to prevent entry to the Loop. The State Street bridge remained raised, blocking access to Trump Tower from the Loop. The address with the mayor, police officials and the Office of Emergency Management and Communication, is set to take place at 8 p.m. (Watch live in the player above). On Saturday, there was a peaceful standoff with police on the Wabash Avenue bridge near Trump Tower. Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot is now having to beg companies like Walmart and other retailers not to leave after the destruction it has experienced. Another demonstration at Trump Tower was expected. CBS 2’s Marissa Parra captured a moment of solidarity between a protester and a police officer at the scene. CHICAGO — Protests over the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis continue nationwide, and in Chicago, protests escalated into CBS 2’s Vince Gerasole and Marissa Parra report the LaSalle Street Bridge has reopened, restoring access between the Loop and River North. The Chicago Police Department posted photos to social media showing new Supt. #GeorgeFloydProtests #Riot2020 @cbschicago pic.twitter.com/YYiRsjmEuh. From Chopper 2, some officers were seen wielding batons in clashes with protesters, and some protesters were throwing water bottles. Jeremy Ross reports that when someone threw a bottle at police other protesters rushed to that person told them to shut that down immediately. One person was shot and killed on the grounds of the North Riverside Park Mall after looting at the shopping center. A Foot Locker store was looted at 54th Street and Wentworth Avenue. LeBron James: Capitol Riots Show ‘We Live In Two Americas’ – … Chicago protests of George Floyd death, looting and aftermath pic.twitter.com/n7ierRLiW9. Brown working with officers near the protests at Trump Tower. Hundreds of looters raid Chicago after riots break out over police … Video from last night’s riots in Chicago shows a woman live streaming video of herself looting a luxury clothing store as she shouts “I can’t breathe!” The unrest began after an armed man in his late teens or early 20’s was wounded in a shootout with police in Englewood. A large fire broke out at the Sadoni Beauty Supply store at 79th Street and Damen Avenue. Happening now: Superintendent David Brown is out with his officers at the downtown protest. Non-essential travel is not recommended. On Saturday, at least three more protests are planned, and Looting continued in neighborhoods across Chicago and the suburbs on Sunday afternoon. While Chief Ziman and I were honored to participate in the initial protest, we will not tolerate lawlessness in our city.”. Police were in a standoff with protesters at North Avenue and Wells Street in Old Town. @cbschicago pic.twitter.com/Hll7Qhynt0. We’re near 47th and Cottage Grove, where a peaceful protest led to this…, Protestors say the people looting are NOT apart of protest. “We’ll reopen it as soon as possible.”. In downtown, the bridge over the Chicago River on Michigan Avenue was raised, likely preventing more protesters from gathering near Trump Tower on the north side of the river. We will evaluate this daily until the threat is gone. It was not immediately confirmed whether the fire was related to looting. When I say every building is marked- I mean every building is marked. A peaceful protest was also held in Daley Plaza on Sunday. With access restricted downtown, Divvy vans were being allowed in to remove bikes. Tonight all bridges still up, except LaSalle. All cars relocated because of the restrictions can be retrieved, free of charge, from the city lot in the 1800 block of south Lake Shore Drive, authorities say. Amid looting and protests in Chicago, police made nearly 700 arrests as the 911 center received 65,000 calls in a 24-hour period. Looters broke windows and left with merchandise. Chicago riots wipe out most grocery sources for minority residents. Some businesses in East Lakeview boarded up their storefronts as a precaution Sunday, buy as of the time the curfew began, the area was quiet. ______________________________________________________________________________. Locate the Willis Tower -- the second tallest building in the United States -- among the other architectural glories and gleaming towers of downtown! A Walmart caught fire Sunday night at 83rd Street and Stewart Avenue. Officers yelled commands at the man, but he appeared to be walking slowly away. Riots Break Out In Chicago After Police Shooting, Video Shows … Chicago Police Officers in blue helmets and riot gear were set up near Trump Tower in advance of a planned protest there. “We will evaluate this daily until the threat is gone,” the village said on Twitter. Line of protestors and line of police- you can see some being pushed back. On Saturday, protesters were once again on the streets of the city, with thousands marching through downtown in a mostly-peaceful demonstration. Parking restrictions were also put in place between Chicago Avenue to Ida B. Charlie DeMar reports a fatal shooting near the North Riverside Mall at an Olive Garden restaurant. At one point, all lanes of Lake Shore Drive were blocked off. A Chatham community leader said the National Guard needed to be out around the city. The Chicago protests are one of dozens around the country on what is being called a national day of protest over Floyd’s death. In Chicago Unrest, Echoes of a 1855 'Beer Riot' - Bloomberg Videos circulating online show widespread looting and clashes with police across Chicago’s Magnificent Mile shopping district early Monday, sparked by an … One person was killed and police sources say it may have involved two groups exchanging gunfire. JB Pritzker has ordered 375 National Guard troops, cleaned up following violent downtown protests, Millions Of Dollars Still Up For Grabs From State For Illinois Families To Get Help With Utility Bills And More, Amid Carjacking Epidemic, Woman Asks Men To Stand Up And Keep Watch, System Glitch Has 2 Chicago Walgreens Locations Giving COVID-19 Vaccines To People Who Aren't Eligible, Tipsters Say, West Side Restaurateur Says He's Had Issues Accessing His Own Money From Bank Of America, And It's Interfering With His Business, Mother Of Two May Be Paralyzed For Life After Being Shot During Carjacking In Aurora, Family Says, Image Of Sen. 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The 1968 Chicago riots, in the United States, were sparked in part by the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr. consider taking public transportation in the downtown area. There did not appear to be any conflict with police, but several hundred people seemed to be present. Over 100 major U.S. cities experienced disturbances, resulting in roughly $50 million in damage. Trump pardons Steve Bannon, 72 others, and commutes 70 sentences; Biden, Harris preside over ceremony remembering COVID victims; Dozen National … CBS 2’s Tara Molina reports the looters were not part of the protest. A grocery store was looted at 87th Street and the Dan Ryan Expressway on Sunday afternoon. I was just through there. Share on Twitter. One man was warned that he was about to get bitten by a police dog. Snapchat video showed a car on fire in Aurora, where things were beginning to escalate Sunday night. Protests turned violent in Aurora, with vehicles being set on fire and reports that shots were fired at an armored police vehicle. There were also reports of looting in several suburbs. EarthCam welcomes you to Chicago, The Windy City! Mayor Lightfoot said she’s hopeful major retailers will reopen the Chicago stores that were looted or otherwise damaged during protests surrounding George Floyd’s killing by police in Minnesota. The fire appeared to be out by 10:32 p.m. JB Pritzker on Sunday ordered the National Guard to support Chicago police following violent protests Saturday night that left massive damage downtown. Looters targeted the Lake Meadows Shopping Plaza at 33rd Street and King Drive Sunday afternoon. Smoke was also seen coming from a building at New York Avenue and Broadway in Aurora. CBS 2’s Marissa Parra reported people were approaching the edge and looking down. @cbschicago pic.twitter.com/DB8wAixTer, — Tara Molina (@TaraMolinaTV) May 31, 2020. Police were blocking traffic on LaSalle Street, but people were moving back and forth across the bridge. “But late in the evening yesterday the protest became about violence and damage, and that changes the conversation away from the terrible acts that took George Floyd’s life, away from the insidious racism that we all have a role in addressing.”. CBS 2 has learned it started with looting at the store. It was not known whether anyone was injured. Chicago is among 12 major cities that declared curfews in order to prevent looting and vandalism. The Chicago Public Schools say they will not be providing grab and go lunches for students on Monday. Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot and the city's police department are set to deliver an update as protests in downtown Chicago escalated Saturday evening. All the other Chicago River bridges remained up. David The march of protesters stretched about three blocks, Tara Molina reported. Gov. A small peaceful protest was also reported at Halsted and Roscoe streets. including in New York, Phoenix and Houston. CTA suspended bus and train service on multiple lines as protests continued to escalate around 7:30 p.m. On Friday, protesters took to the streets to once again call for reform after the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis earlier this week. At Lake Park and 53rd right now. The protest in Hyde Park led to a standoff with police at 53rd Street and Lake Park Avenue. On Saturday night, Rupert posted to Facebook his plans to return to Chicago and The sign at the front of the march read, “Chicago Demands Police Accountability.” Along the route, a sign on the glass at Virtue restaurant said: PLEASE DON’T, BLACK OWNED.”. By viewing our video content, you are accepting the terms of our. Gov. Protests were also reported in various other areas around the city, including Lincoln and Fullerton avenues and Halsted Street in Lincoln Park and Clark and Addison streets near Wrigley Field. Stream local news and weather live from FOX 32 Chicago. Looting has continued in neighborhoods throughout Chicago on Sunday. The protest that started in Hyde Park was beginning to break up but some demonstrators were trying to form a human chain to block police from managing the crowd. Later, police formed a line in a standoff with those who remained. Share on Facebook. In Minneapolis, protests have raged for several days, with fires, looting and violence leading to Gov. The City of Aurora has issued a curfew beginning at 8:30 p.m. and continuing until 6 a.m. Monday. @cbschicago pic.twitter.com/9FHPL6ZyMc, — Tara Molina (@TaraMolinaTV) June 1, 2020. US riots LIVE - Demonstrations turn violent as protesters clash … A fire broke out at a beauty supply store at 87th Street and Cottage Grove Avenue. 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