MIAMI (CBSMiami) – The Aventura Mall has closed for the remainder of the day in anticipation of a protest.
The Aventura Police Department said the mall was shut down at 2 p.m.READ MORE: Women Detail Drug Use, Sex & Payments After Late-Night Parties With Florida Rep. Matt Gaetz
The expectation was that all employees and customers would clear out by 4 p.m.READ MORE: Watch The Derek Chauvin Trial Live
The department has dispatched extra patrols Monday “in case any protest should pop up.”
These additional units will patrol the mall starting at 4 p.m. to “keep an eye out on people who should not be there.”MORE NEWS: Off-Duty El Portal Police Officer Jumps In Canal, Saves Woman From Sinking Car
There has been no report of protesters at the mall at this time.