Why was Black #CNN reporter detained while covering protests?
A CNN crew reporting on protests over the death of unarmed Black man George Floyd in Minneapolis was arrested by police live on camera. Reporter Omar Jiminez was reporting as demonstrators were being arrested. He, along with his production team, was escorted away by officers after having offered to set up in a different location. He has since been released and spoke to the network about his experience.
FULL VIDEO: CNN crew arrested live on air while covering #Minneapolis protests
This video features profane language. A CNN television crew was arrested live on air early Friday morning while covering protests in Minneapolis, video shows