In Philadelphia for three days of protests detained nearly 700 people
The police of the city of Philadelphia in the us state of Pennsylvania detained nearly 700 people in three days of protests in the city, caused by the death of an African-American to George Floyd at the hands of police, from the data of the police in Twitter.
According to city police, with the start of the protests on Saturday and until now was detained by 692 people. Most of them are 486 people were arrested for violations of curfew and failure to disperse on order of police. In addition, another 186 people were arrested for looting and pillaging. Other reasons for the detentions include the carrying of a weapon, participation in riots and vandalism.
CBS, in turn, reports that in the night of Tuesday amid protests attackers blew up 10 ATMs. During one incident killed 24-year-old man who tried using an explosive device to hack ATM. The device worked previously, the man was taken to hospital where he died.
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.