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MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Activist arrested in officer assault case

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MINNEAPOLIS -- An outspoken Minneapolis activist has been arrested after police say he got into an altercation with an officer.  Authorities say 55-year-old Al Flowers is accused of assaulting the officer at his home early Saturday, while a warrant was being issued for the arrest of a juvenile inside.  Both men involved suffered non-life-threatening injuries.  As recently as last week, Flowers spoke at a meeting about the rise in violence in North Minneapolis. 

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