Watch and take a look at NowThis video of George Floyd as friends and family are remembering the man who died after Minneapolis police officers arrested and handcuffed the 46-year old American-African man last Monday, May 25.
Floyd’s death sparks unrest and street protests in Minneapolis and other states in the United States.
Floyd died after Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin knelt on his neck for at least seven minutes, while he was handcuffed and lying facedown on the road.
Officers Thomas Lane and J. Alexander Kueng also helped restrain Floyd, while officer Tou Thao stood nearby and looked on. Bystanders and witnesses tried to stop the police but the authorities ignored their pleads.