Earlier this month, a group of heavily-armed Black men were confronted by Massachusetts police and engaged in an hours-long standoff with police before surrendering.

No shots were fired and no one was injured during the confrontation, but the detained individuals – now identified as members of the Rise of the Moors group -- face a variety of charges. The entire incident is shining light on a little-known group and movement within the Black community.

Here are five things to know about the Rise of the Moors.