Minneapolis Cop Sat On This Handcuffed Man’s Neck Until He Became Unresponsive
Black Man Dies During Arrest
In a video shared on social media early Tuesday, a Minneapolis police officer pins his knee against the neck of a black man who appears to be struggling to breathe on the ground.
“I cannot breathe! I cannot breathe!” the man yells as bystanders gathered. “Don’t kill me!”
The Minneapolis Police Department announced early Tuesday that the unnamed man, who is believed to be in his 40s, later died of a “medical incident” after police responded to a report of a forgery in progress on Monday.
Now, the FBI and state authorities are investigating his death as advocates and city officials call for a quick response. Continue Reading