Protesters stand in downtown Columbus, Ohio, Thursday, May 28, 2020, during a demonstration over the death of George Floyd in police custody Monday in Minneapolis. Columbus police used pepper spray to disperse protesters after some threw plastic bottles of water, smoke bombs and other items at police. Windows at the Statehouse and in bus stations along High Street were shattered, trash cans were tossed and decorative planters wrecked. (Barbara J. Perenic/The Columbus Dispatch via AP)
Photo: Barbara J. Perenic/AP
Photo: Barbara J. Perenic/AP

PHOTOS & VIDEO: Columbus protests of George Floyd’s death

Protests in Columbus started peacefully, but became violent as police and some protesters clashed. 

>> Some George Floyd protesters storm Ohio Statehouse in Columbus

At one point, some demonstrators broke windows at the Ohio Statehouse and went inside the building.

>> Related: George Floyd protesters set Minneapolis police station afire

Below are several tweets with photo and video from Columbus news outlets, journalists, and other witnesses to the event.

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