Black Lives Matter Protesters Attempt to Shut Down Airport
Some protestors with the Black Lives Matter movement headed to Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport Wednesday in a reported attempt to “shut it down.”
Once at the airport, groups of protesters gathered at the terminals, with some blocking traffic on the highway.
Video of the scene at Terminal 2 pic.twitter.com/4p5rns3sL1— Lou Raguse (@LouRaguse) December 23, 2015
Traffic into the airport was reportedly at a standstill, as hoards of cars took to the roads for holiday travel.
Black Lives Matter tweeted two people were arrested at the airport and it appeared no one had been arrested at the shopping mall.
There are reports of three arrests today- 1 at mall and 2 at airport Terminal 2. If you are aware of any else, please message us.— Black Lives MPLS (@BlackLivesMpls) December 23, 2015