Created: June 05, 2021 09:21 AM
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Protesters faced off with officers in Minneapolis early Saturday over the shooting death of a man by members of a U.S. Marshals task force.
Photos from the scene following a vigil for 32-year-old Winston Boogie Smith Jr. show dumpster fires in the street and a line of officers standing guard.
Deputies fatally shot Smith on Thursday.
Authorities say Smith was wanted on a weapons violation and fired a gun before he was shot and killed. Family and friends described Smith as a father of three who was often harassed by police.
Police said some people vandalized buildings and stole from businesses after the shooting Thursday.
Nine people were arrested.
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