George Floyd (born in 1974 – died May 25, 2020) was an American Security Officer from Houston, Texas, USA. However, he died in a deadly attack from the Minneapolis Police Team. A police officer named Derek Chauvin used his knee and pressed the neck of George.
The incident happened on May 25, 2020 (Monday). However, the black man could not survive from the attack and died during the medical procedure in the hospital.
Still, the Minneapolis Police Department defines neck restraint as a non-deadly force option applied to the culprit. They talked about the two types of neck restrains conscious and unconscious – less force involved in both of the neck restraints.
Medaria Arradondo (Minneapolis Police Chief) talked about the reporters on the incident on Tuesday. The authorities have removed the guilty police officer from the job.
George Floyd was born in 1974 in Houston (Texas, United States). Moreover, his age is 46 years old. He lived in his native place with his mommy and daddy. Floyd secured average scores in the Yates High School and passed out in 1993.
In his family, he has a brother named Philonise Floyd.
After that, he completed his Bachelor’s degree from college. He believed and followed the Christianity religion. Apart from that, he belonged to the African-American ethnicity group. His cousin Tera Brown and two brothers interviews by the CNN journalists team.
Still, he had not stated his marital status. Floyd was possessive about his private life. His girlfriend Courtney Ross asked the community people to help her. Ms. Ross wants to seek justice on the demise of her boyfriend George Floyd.
He also has a daughter Gianna Floyd From his ex-wife, Roxie Washington.
The couple shared two beautiful daughters whose names not found. Floyd shifted to Minnesota in 2014. However, he lost his job in the security department due to the coronavirus lockdown imposed in the United States.
|Real Full Birth Name||George Floyd.|
|In The News For||Died the police torture on May 25, 2020.|
|Age (As of 2020)||46 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||1974.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Houston (Texas, USA).|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Date of Death||May 25, 2020.|
|Last Modified||11 June 2020 (©️ Copyright - dreshare.com)|
|Cause||Kneeling on the neck.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||NA.|
|House In||St. Louis Park, Minnesota.|
|Height||Feet & Inches: 5' 9".
Centimeters: 176 cm.
Meters: 1.76 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 73 Kg.
Pounds: 160 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Chest-waist-hips)||33-30-35.|
|Shoe Size (UK)||5.|
|Parents||Father: Name not available.
Mother: Not Known.
|Siblings||Brothers: Philonise Floyd & 1 (Name not known).
|Marital Status||Married once but divorced later.|
|Dating History?||Affair with his partner Courtney Ross.|
|Wife/Spouse Name||Roxie Washington|
|Daughter||Gianna Floyd (Two Daughters of age group 6 and 22).|
|Highest Qualification||College Graduate.|
|School||Yates High School.|
|Alma Mater.||Private College.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about George Floyd
- Government officers and local people showed their outrage on the viral video case.
- In the video, a person George Floyd shown unresponsive.
- Derek Chauvin (Police Officer) kneeling on the neck of the black man.
- Many people present over there asked him not to do so. George was unable to respond or breathe properly. It is a similar thing that happened the second time. In the past, Eric Garner troubled due to police torture and lost his life.
- The police officers had involved in the crime fired by the authorities on May 26, 2020 (i.e., Tuesday).
- Ben Crump (George’s Family Attorney) demanded an intense punishment for the culprits.
- Still, the names of the other officials have not revealed in public.
- Tom Kelly (Attorney) gave his interview to The Associated Press on the case.
- On Monday (May 25, 2020), The Minneapolis Police Department released a statement. They got the news of forgery. Police found a suspected person named George Floyd. Then, the investigating officers asked him to come out of the car. They realized that the person suffered from a medical issue.
- The MDP statement confirmed that no weapons used at that time. Only the knee pressure used to control the person.
- The Bureau of Criminal Apprehension also released a statement and told that they would share the names of the officials in the initial interviews.
- George’s family wants justice for their son, who lost his life in the police torture. Furthermore, they want the immediate arrest of the police officers.
- The Minnesota people are also supporting them in the fight.
- Floyd was the former employee of the company named Conga Latin Bistro.
- The Former Vice President Joe Biden demanded the FBI involvement in the case investigation.
- He forced the government authorities to work at a fast pace so that the dead black man can get justice from the system.
- Many cases have registered in the police records about the racial abuse among the people in the USA
- A few days back, a woman named Amy Cooper made a false police complaint against a black man Christian Cooper. The incident happened in Central Park. Christian asked her to chain her pet dog in the Ramble area for the birds in the park.
- His close friend Stephen Jackson (Professional Basketball Player) expressed his sadness over the death of his friend George.
- Along with his fellow rappers, he joined a music group named Screwed Up Click. He released a mixtape titled “Big Floyd” released by the DJ Screw.
- Before his death, he stayed in St. Louis Park, Minnesota.