The 45th President of the United States, Donald J. Trump has reacted to the untimely [email protected] of George Floyd.
George was cruelly murdered by some four American police officers in broad daylight after one officer pressed his knee on Floyd’s neck while the other 3 were supporting him.
Fortunately, some of the witnesses at the scene took a video of the whole incident. Some of the videos have gone viral and many are calling for the heads of the officers. This uproar has caused Trump to react.
Reacting to the death of an innocent black man, Donald Trump called for an independent investigation and justice into the case.
”At my request, the FBI and the Department of Justice are already well into an investigation as to the very sad and tragic death in Minnesota of George Floyd….
….I have asked for this investigation to be expedited and greatly appreciate all of the work done by local law enforcement. My heart goes out to George’s family and friends. Justice will be served!” He said in a tweet.
So far, the four white officers involved in the death of George Floyd have been fired from the Minneapolis Police Department.
But Mayor Jacob Frey says that one of the officers should be arrested for pressing his knee on Floyd’s neck.