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Watch live: Mayor Jacob Frey, police chief respond to riots

Protesting turned destructive in south Minneapolis.

Mayor Jacob Frey, City Council Vice President Andrea Jenkins and Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo are providing an update on the city’s response to last night's protests and rioting.

Minneapolis Fire Chief John Fruetel and Public Works Director Robin Hutcheson will also be answering questions.

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