George Floyd, who died as a result of police actions in Minneapolis, was ill with COVID-19. An autopsy on which relatives insisted showed such results.
According to doctors, Floyd contracted a coronavirus infection in April, but according to the forensic report of the Hennepin County in Minnesota, the virus was not a factor in the death of the man.
Floyd’s funeral will be held June 9 in Houston, they will be closed. You can publicly say goodbye to Floyd on Monday, June 8th.
The incident that caused a public outcry occurred in late May in Minneapolis (Minnesota). The police received a call from a local store employee complaining that a large black man had paid with allegedly false bills, was intoxicated and was about to drive.
Law enforcers found the alleged intruder – he turned out to be 46-year-old George Floyd – threw him to the ground, one of them stepped Floyd’s knee on his neck and did not pay attention to his cries that he could not breathe. After some time, the detainee lost consciousness, and later died in the hospital from asphyxiation.