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UPDATE: New Video Surfaces Showing Four Police Officers Involved In George Floyd Death, Only One Charged So Far

Minneapolis has been the site of much racial tension in the last couple of days as a result of the killing of George Floyd. The death of an unarmed black man, George Floyd, at the hands of four Minnesota police officers led to a violent clash between cops and protesters. When a video showing officers kneeling on the body of George Floyd went viral it sparked outrage. Floyd can be heard pleading with officers that he could not breathe. Floyd died, as a result. The backlash was immediate and it did not take long for protests to erupt. Newly released video now clearly shows three officers handcuffing and pinning him to the ground while a fourth office allegedly distracted onlookers from saving him.

Earlier today, Mayor Jacob Frey asked why the police officer accused of killing Floyd has not been arrested? Floyd died after an officer placed a knee on his neck. during the video, Floyd can be heard saying that he cannot breathe. One officer is heard mocking Floyd as he is pleading for the officer for water and to be let up. Now, the cry to arrest all four officers involved is growing louder.

 

The death of the unarmed black man, George Floyd, at the hands of the four Minnesota police officers led to a violent clash between cops and protesters after a video showing officers kneeling on the body of George Floyd went viral it sparked outrage. Floyd can be heard pleading with officers that he could not breathe. Floyd died, as a result. The backlash was immediate and it did not take long for protests to erupt.

The attorney for Floyd’s family has been calling for the arrest of all four officers, and for them to be charged with the murder of Floyd, as the story continues to develop.



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