A CNN information crew masking protests within the US metropolis of Minneapolis, Minnesota, has been arrested on air in a stunning escalation of tensions within the troubled metropolis.
Reporter Omar Jimenez and two colleagues have been handcuffed whereas doing a dwell broadcast on the web site of violent protests within the metropolis. The protests have been triggered by the loss of life of George Floyd who died after a deadly encounter with Minneapolis police.
The incident was captured on video by an onlooker. Within the stunning video, a handcuffed Floyd might be heard groaning for assist and repeatedly saying “please, I can not breathe” whereas a police officer kneels on his neck.