05/26/2020 UPDATE. Click here to read: Minneapolis officers involved in death of George Floyd, an unarmed black man fired
Disturbing video of George Floyd, a black man accused of forgery begging a Minneapolis Police officer to take his knee off his neck and let him breathe circulated online Monday night. The man was later declared dead at a nearby hospital. The man's death is now the subject of a state and federal investigation.
BREAKING: A video shows a Minneapolis police officer pinning down a black man by the neck with his knee for several minutes as the man screams: "I can't breathe."pic.twitter.com/V9K3IU36ap— Mukhtar M. Ibrahim (@mukhtaryare) May 26, 2020