RIOTERS surrounded diners eating outside a restaurant in New York and told them to "stay the f**k out" as they "don't want taquerias owned by white men".
The protest erupted as tensions were rampant after Derek Chauvin was declared guilty of murdering George Floyd – with a black teenager shot dead by police in Ohio just moments before the verdict was revealed.
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A video shot by Eric Thomas and posted on Twitter by Andy Ngo shows a protester on a platform above a crowd,leading chants as emotions ran high last night.
In a parrot-like fashion, the man shouted out "Stay the f**k out of New York", "We don't want you here" and "We don't want your f**king money" – which rioters then repeated as diners watched on.
The man leading the chants then cried out: "We don't want your f**king taqueria… owned by f**king white men".
The clip – in which the group of protesters can be heard cheering and clapping as – has been viewed more than 66,000 times on Twitter.
Cities across the US braced for unrest yesterday as Black Lives Matters campaigners waited for the outcome of Chauvin's trial to be revealed.
The killer ex-cop was found guilty on all counts in the death of George Floyd and now faces up to 75 years in jail.
People celebrated in cities across the US following the verdict, with pictures showing people embracing, waving Black Lives Matter flags, and holding up signs, as they paid tribute to Floyd and celebrated what's being called "a step in the right direction."
The racially diverse jury – anonymous and sequestered from the outside world – deliberated for around 10-and-a-half hours before reaching their verdict on Tuesday.
The 45-year-old former officer was found guilty of second-degree murder, third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter.
As each of the charges against Chauvin was separate, jurors had to reach a separate verdict for each count.
They had to conclude Chauvin's actions were a “substantial causal factor” in Floyd’s death and that his use of force was unreasonable.
The second-degree murder charge carries a maximum sentence of 40 years in prison, the third-degree murder charge a maximum of 25 years and the second-degree manslaughter charge a maximum of 10 years.
Chauvin is currently facing a maximum of 75 years behind bars, however, prosecutors previously said they’d be seeking enhanced sentences for all convictions.
Sentencing is due to take place in eight weeks time, Judge Peter Cahill said.
But shortly before the verdict was revealed, a 16-year-old black teenager was shot dead by police in Ohio – adding to unrest as protests broke out in Columbus.
Rioters took to the streets just hours after "knife-wielding" teen Ma'Khia Bryant was shot multiple times and killed by police during an argument with another girl.
Crowds gathered last night in front of the Ohio Statehouse brandishing signs with Ma'Khia's name on, as well as the words 'Black Lives Matter'.
Police responded to a call in Columbus that reported a teen was "wielding a knife" and was allegedly threatening to stab someone.
Graphic police bodycam footage from the incident, released by officials, showed two females arguing, as one was thrown to the ground.
The girl standing appeared to have a weapon in her hand – which police said was a knife – and moved against a vehicle with another female.
As the pair moved toward the vehicle, the girl who cops say had a blade raised her arm.
Someone could be heard yelling "Get down!" multiple times as an officer immediately pulled out his gun and fired repeated shots.
The girl, Ma'Khia, then collapsed to the ground. She was taken to hospital but was pronounced dead.
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