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Minneapolis police, protesters clash almost 24 hours after George Floyd's death in custody

 

Carlos Gonzalez – Star Tribune

olice clashed with protesters outside the Minneapolis 3rd Police Precinct station on Tuesday night after a march to express anger over the death of George Floyd.

Four Minneapolis police officers were fired Tuesday after the detention and death of 47-year-old George Floyd - a scene that unfolded in a Facebook video showing a white officer kneeling on Floyd's neck as he pleaded with police, "I can't breathe."

Floyd died at Hennepin County Medical Center soon after the incident, which started when police detained him Monday evening on suspicion of trying to pass a fake $20 bill at a convenience store.

https://www.startribune.com/mpls-police-marchers-clash-over-man-s-death-in-custody/570763352/


 

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