In Kentucky one person was killed during protests

At least one person was killed during protests in the city of Louisville (Kentucky), erupted over the death of an African-American George Floyd, informs TV channel CNN referring to the statement of the head of the local police Steven Conrad.

It is reported that in the night of Monday representatives of the local police and the National guard began to disperse the large crowd of people gathered in the Parking lot of one of the shops. On the spot by the representatives of law enforcement agencies opened fire.

"Representatives of the police Department of Louisville and the National guard returned fire, the scene there is one victim", - said during the press conference the chief of police.

According to Conrad, the police questioned several people in connection with the incident.

Riots erupted in Minneapolis and several other cities after the death of the African-American George Floyd at the hands of the police. In the Internet appeared the video, which show that the police put the handcuffs Floyd, knocked him down and piled on top of him, the three of us, and one of them stepped on his knee on the neck. Floyd on video several times says that he can not breathe, then fades. He died in intensive care. After the riots, fired four police officers and one of them was accused of murder by negligence.