On Monday a video of police officers detaining and suffocating black man in Minneapolis went viral. In the clip we see the suspect, George Floyd detained and handcuffed by police while one of the officers kneeling on his neck.
With his last words, Floyd begging for help and saying he can’t breathe. That not seems to botter the police officer who keeps on suffocating the 46-year-old man. Later on, George Floyd was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.
According to CNN, police officers who arrived on the crime scene and detained the 46-year-old man – George Floyd, were already fired. The action caused mass protests over the streets of Minneapolis.
Ice Cube, Meek Mill, T.I. and Snoop Dogg were part of the hip-hop culture reps. who expressed their frustration and anger via social media.
How long will we go for Blue on Black Crime before we strike back??? https://t.co/sXDq7SXl6W
— Ice Cube (@icecube) May 26, 2020
FBI investigates death of black man in Minneapolis after video shows police officer kneeling on his neck – The Washington Post ..it’s really not healthy to see white cops killing black men … it’s send a flare of anger and hatred to the brain! https://t.co/OnfXcDyOyX
— Meek Mill (@MeekMill) May 26, 2020