New George Floyd Body Cam Video Shows Horrified Crowd, Pleas for His Life
Friday, 14 August 2020 George Floyd had at least 8 civilian onlookers, including a Minneapolis firefighter, pleading for his life ... and this newly released police body cam shows the panic and horror they all felt. The footage comes from the body cam of now ex-officer…
On Thursday, courts released the body camera video from former officer Tou Thao showing another angle on the arrest that ended with George Floyd's death on Memorial Day, Jennifer Mayerle reports (1:53).WCCO 4 News at 5 – Aug. 13, 2020
[NFA] Voters in Minnesota, Virginia, South Dakota and Wyoming began casting in-person ballots on Friday. In Virginia, elections officials in Fairfax and Arlington counties reported heavy turnout, with lines out the door. This report produced by Jillian Kitchener.
Protests continued Sunday night across the United States but the flare-ups in violence and police clashes were largely absent, though 15 protesters were arrested in Portland. Conway G. Gittens reports.
A man’s shoes caught fire during a protest against police violence and racial injustice in Portland, Oregon.
The incident happened after Molotov cocktails were thrown in the street which sparked a large fire.
Police declared a riot, and reportedly deployed tear gas to clear crowds from what they described as an ‘unpermitted demonstration”’.
Arrests were made, but the exact numbers have not been released.
Protests in the city have continued since late May, following the police killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis. Report by Avagninag. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn