Four Minneapolis policemen fired after death of unarmed black man
Four Minneapolis police officers were fired on Tuesday, a day after a bystander’s cell phone video captured one of them kneeling on the neck of an unarmed black man who later died in a hospital, the city’s mayor said.
A video of the Monday evening incident showed an officer pressing his knee into the neck of the man who was later identified as George Floyd, according to Mayor Jacob Frey.
“He should not have died. What we saw was horrible, completely and utterly messed up,” Frey said during a news...