Tulsans Protest Death Of Of Minneapolis Man, Call For Officers To Face Charges

Thursday, May 28th 2020, 7:44 am
By: News On 6


The death of a man in Minneapolis, while in police custody, has angered people all over the country, including Tulsa.

Video showed an officer kneeling on George Floyd's neck for more than seven minutes.

Floyd was handcuffed and pleading for help while saying he couldn't breathe.

In Tulsa, a few dozen protesters gathered in downtown Wednesday afternoon.

They were calling for those four officers in Minneapolis to face charges.

President Trump has asked the FBI and Department of Justice to fast-track an investigation into Floyd's death.