MIAMI (CBSMiami) – There is ongoing unrest in Haiti that has officials and citizens on edge.READ MORE: Authorities: Body Of 'Hero' Recovered; Good Samaritan Tried To Rescue Drowning Father, Son Off Tampa Area Beach
Port-au-Prince and other cities endured a third day of deadly protests and violence on Tuesday as anger grows over allegations of government corruption.
At least eight deaths have been reported, a police officer among them.READ MORE: Man Sought In South Miami-Dade Busway Homicide
Two others were tourists.
School and government officers remain closed.MORE NEWS: Retired Florida Teacher Swims 12 Miles Around Key West To Raise Scholarship Money
Demonstrators are demanding that Haiti’s president resigns for not investigating allegations of corruption in the previous administration over a Venezuelan subsidized energy program.