Protesters with Black Lives Matter gathered briefly in the rotunda at Mall of America Wednesday afternoon before moving outside and boarding the Blue Line Light Rail Train.
They then got off at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport in an attempt to shut it down.
Shortly after 2 p.m., the group tweeted a video showing protesters blocking traffic at the airport and chanting.
Black Lives Matter Minneapolis announced last week that they would be protesting at the Mall of America. The protest set for Wednesday at the nation’s largest mall is aimed at drawing attention to the police shooting last month of a black Minneapolis man, Jamar Clark. The 24-year-old died the day after he was shot by police responding to an assault complaint.