Photos: Images of Black Lives Matter Plaza following Derek Chauvin’s guilty verdict

Media Credit: Zach Brien | Staff Photographer

A woman raises her fist at Black Lives Matter Plaza.

Crowds of people gathered at Black Lives Matter Plaza Tuesday evening after former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin was found guilty of murdering George Floyd.

Chauvin was convicted of second-degree unintentional murder, third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter.

Here are some photos from the day:

Zach Brien | Staff Photographer

A man among the crowd gathered at BLM Plaza Tuesday.

Zach Brien | Staff Photographer

Two people embrace after the verdict of the Derek Chauvin trial was read Tuesday evening.

Zach Brien | Staff Photographer

A sign reads “He’s guilty” at BLM Plaza.

Zach Brien | Staff Photographer

The words “Abolish Police” are written on the ground of BLM Plaza Tuesday.

Zach Brien | Staff Photographer

A woman stands in BLM Plaza after Derek Chauvin’s guilty verdict is read.

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