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In Milwaukee, the Wake of a Police-Involved Shooting

Looters took to the streets after a Milwaukee man was killed in a police-involved shooting on Saturday.

Sylville Smith was shot and killed while fleeing from officers and was said to be armed.

Following the news of his death, the neighborhood he was killed in began looting nearby stores and setting establishments on fire. The buildings included a liquor store, grocery store,  BMO Harris bank, a beauty supply store, and a BP gas station.

Mahdi Gransberry, a photographer who lives close by,  captured the aftermath of the unrest in Milwaukee. Take a look below and witness what the community is now trying to rebuild:

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