At least three people were killed amid protests in downtown Indianapolis (USA) on Saturday evening, may 30. It on a press-conferences were reported by the chief of police of Indianapolis Randal Taylor, notes CNN.
According to him, at least three people were shot and one was killed. He also noted that the police are still conducting an investigation and advises citizens to avoid the area.
Also during the protests, a police officer was slightly injured, added Taylor.
May 25 after a tough police detention died African American George Floyd. The patrol suspected him that he paid with a fake $ 20 bill. After the death of a man in Minneapolis riots broke out.
Demonstrators took to the streets and began throwing the police with firecrackers and bottles. During the protests were looted shop, unknown persons set fire to several industrial and commercial buildings. One person was killed. Native of Floyd appealed to the protesters asking them not to allow violence.
The government decided on the introduction of the national guard. May 29, law enforcement authorities arrested police officer Derek Shovina, which used a rear naked choke against Floyd.
The protests began across the country. Because of this, in 25 cities in 16 States imposed a curfew.