Minneapolis Protesters Speak Out As Video Surfaces Of George Floyd


Protesters took to the streets Tuesday evening in Min. after a video surfaced and went viral showing a man identified now as George Floyd being pressed to the ground with an officers knee to his neck.

According to minnesota.cbslocal.com "The outrage began with a video showing police arresting the 46-year-old in south Minneapolis Monday night.

“I can’t breathe! Please, the knee on my neck,” Floyd is heard saying in the video.

(credit: CBS)

The video shows an officerkneeling on Floyd’s neck, pinning him to the ground outside Cup Foods on Chicago Avenue and East 38th Street for more than seven minutes. Floyd died a short time later at Hennepin Healthcare." minnesota.cbslocal.com