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Shots fired near George Floyd memorial in Minneapolis

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Minneapolis (AFP) – Multiple gunshots were fired on Tuesday near the site in Minneapolis where people were marking the first anniversary of the murder of George Floyd, police and witnesses said. Police responded to a report of shots being fired and a vehicle leaving the area “at high rate of speed,” a police spokesman said. “A short period of time later, an individual showed up at Abbott Northwestern Hospital suffering from a gunshot wound,” the spokesman said. He said the wound was non-life-threatening. An AFP photographer at the intersection in Minneapolis known as George Floyd memorial squa…

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