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According to the published results of the official autopsy of the deceased in the Minneapolis African American George Floyd, he died not from strangulation and ischemia, hypertension and intoxication. About it writes Daily Mail.
In the official conclusion of forensic scientists Hennepin County in Minnesota, says that 46-year-old Floyd died from what his detention exacerbated existing disease and in the body toxic substances. The family’s lawyer Floyd Benjamin Kremp says that the report of forensic experts are not talking about the deliberate use of force by police officers, one of which is not less than eight minutes choked the man.
“We are not surprised, and terribly upset preliminary autopsy results, which were presented today by the medical examiner. We hope that this does not reflect attempts to create a false story about the cause of death of George Floyd,” said Kremp. He also said that the victim’s family hired independent experts to conduct another autopsy.
May 26 in Minneapolis after the death of local resident George Floyd broke out the protests and riots involving clashes with the police. Took to the streets, supporters of the movement against violence against black Lives Matter Black (“black Lives matter”), the protests escalated into riots, pogroms, looting, shooting and arson. In the city to enhance the security already deployed National guard and armored vehicles, curfew.
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