May 31 2020 3:01pm

George Floyd death: U.S. congresswoman alleges she was pepper sprayed during Ohio protest

U.S. Democratic Rep. Joyce Beatty, a Black congresswoman from Ohio, said she was sprayed with what was described as pepper spray or mace during a protest over the death of George Floyd in Columbus on Saturday. Columbus City Council President, Shannon Hardin, posted a video to Twitter following the incident with Beatty and Franklin County Commissioner, Kevin Boyce, saying that “the only way we will get change is by peaceful demonstrations.”

Responsive site?

Video Home