A peaceful demonstration was held this afternoon at the site of the former Roots in the City Farmers Market in Overtown after the market was shut down last week by Miami’s code enforcement office.
Miami Police Chief Miguel Exposito denied allegations Friday afternoon that he was having Miami Mayor Tomas Regalado followed.
A New Year’s Day police shooting of an Overtown man has touched off a chorus of voices making demands for questions to be answered.
Miami police say an officer shot and killed a man who they claim was walking the streets of Overtown with a gun Saturday morning. There was a confrontation, police said, and the officer fired at the man, who died.
A very unique South Florida Farmer’s Market will re-opened for business in Overtown Wednesday afternoon.