This afternoon a crowd protesting a grand jury's decision to not indict a white New York City police officer for choking a black man to death took over northbound 35W.
The protest brought traffic to on 35W to a standstill, and now it has entered downtown on its way to Minneapolis City Hall. [UPDATE] 2:50 p.m. The protest has reached City Hall
The protesters stopped to lay down several times, chanting "I can't breathe," which is what Eric Garner, the murdered black man, said before being choked to death by Daniel Pantaleo, the NYPD officer.