CNN Crew Arrested While Reporting on Minneapolis Protests

CNN Reporter Omar Jimenez and his camera crew were arrested on air.

  • Published 29 May 2020

[template id="252700"] [template id="245201"] MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota State Patrol on Friday arrested a CNN television crew as they reported on violent protests in Minneapolis following the death of George Floyd, a handcuffed black man who pleaded for air as a white police officer kneeled on his neck. Atlanta-based CNN said that the crew, which included CNN reporter Omar Jimenez, was released later Friday morning. While live on air, Jimenez was handcuffed and led… Read at AP News