American singer and songwriter, Cardi B has reacted to the sad news of four police officers killing a Black American man in Minneapolis.
George Floyd who lived in Houston and was only in Minneapolis for work was
sadly murdered yesterday by a police officer who was caughy on camera having
his knees on his neck.
He kept saying ‘I can’t breath’ and the police officer who had his knee on his neck wouldn’t let him up.
George Floyd died of asphyxiation.
With the news still making rounds on social media, Cardi B took to her Twitter
account to share her reaction as she note how sad it is.
The Grammy award winner who was sad about the dreadful event noted that things have to change.
“Not three ,not five but almost 15 minutes of a cop knees on a mans neck while handcuffed ??? It’s so sickening.Things have to change !!”
Meanwhile the four police officers who involved in the incident have been fired.
The FBI is now probing the matter which sparked outrage across the US after a
video showing the incident went viral.
Mayor Jacob Frey condemned the incident and said that the technique used by the
officers to pin George Floyd’s head to the ground was against the department regulations.