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In the U.S. city of Minneapolis, Minnesota, began a rebellion after the death of a black man that has suffered arrest by force, reports ABC News.
On the street near the police station, where she worked involved in the death of the citizen, law enforcement officers, came hundreds of people, many also expressed their support of the cars, writes CNN. The demonstrators smashed the window of the police station, to disperse them fired tear gas and stun grenades, reports The Guardian.
The man was arrested on may 25 near a grocery store after he allegedly paid there’s a fake cheque. The police dragged him out of the car and laid on the pavement, one of them roughly crushed citizen with his knee, and he does not resist and began to complain that he can’t breathe. He was taken to hospital where he died shortly thereafter.
Later it turned out that the man was suffering from some health problems. The videos of the arrest, which was widely spread in social networks, citizens identified the deceased — he was a local 46-year-old security guard George Floyd. Friends of Floyd assured that he was a good citizen and a responsible employee.
The FBI declared the beginning of investigation of circumstances of death of Floyd, the Agency will verify the incident for violation of civil rights. The four officers involved in the arrest of a man, was fired. The mayor of Minneapolis, Jacob Frey apologized to the townspeople. The footage of the arrest has also drawn the attention of prominent American politicians, in particular former Vice-President, Joe Biden, and the Senator from Minnesota Amy Klobuchar, expressed indignation at the actions of law enforcement officers.
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