One person was injured in a shooting at the funeral home of African American George Floyd in Minneapolis on Tuesday., In an episode recorded by TV cameras.
Many media outlets were on the scene as a congregation passed One year after Floyd was assassinated. From journalist Andhra, Philip Grother is the protagonist of one of the videos that spread on social networks because he starts shooting the moment he delivers the news to the cameras.
The eruptions started just before 10:00 local time, sowing panic. In the video, you can see people running to the shelter. What else, Many display boxes were destroyed by bullets.
A Minneapolis Police spokesman explained It recorded about ten scenes near the square now known as “George Floyd Square”, On the corner of 38th Street and Chicago Avenue, Floyd was assassinated by then-agent Derek Suev.
In a short time The bullet wounded man presented himself at a nearby hospital, but his life appeared to be in no dangerThe senior told the agency in writing AFP Without giving further details.
May 25, 2020 George Floyd suffocates to death on a Minneapolis street by white police officer Derek Chou.
Suu Kyi, who pressed her knee against Floyd’s neck for more than 9 minutes, All three were convicted last April Facing: Second degree arbitrary murder, punishable by up to 40 years in prison; Third-degree murder, up to 25 years in prison, and second-degree arbitrary homicide, It loses 10 years of independence.
Since he has no criminal record, The maximum sentence is 12 and a half years Imprisonment for each of the first two charges and 4 years imprisonment for the third year. The reading of his sentence will take place on June 25th.
Floyd’s death shook the United States Racism and police brutality engulfed him in demonstrations. At the end of the first year, the variety Memorials and the Floyd family visit the White House.
According to videos of the moment, Dozens of people paid their respects in the square and prayed for Floyd May 25, 2020, the anniversary of his death.
Minneapolis has an atmosphere Tension, especially the death and agony of Floyd in the corner, Whose pictures traveled all over the world.
Not reopened to circulation, The corner is occupied by anti-racism activists, who turn it into a monument on which murals are imposed.
Police are not welcome there. Police said shots are often heard at night, killing dozens or more people a year.
To help revive that environment, family Floyd promised to pay half a million dollars to local economic or social actors. The donation will come from $ 27 million in compensation promised by the municipality to pay for the family.
With information from AFP and EFE