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George Floyd’s memorial service in Minneapolis begins with T.I, Ludacris Tyrese Gibson, Kevin Hart and others in attendance (Photos)


A private memorial service is currently being held in Minneapolis in memory of George Floyd, the unarmed Black-American man who had died after a white police officer pinned him to the ground and knelt on his neck for several minutes which had led to his death.

The memorial is taking place at the Frank J. Lindquist Sanctuary, at the North Central University which is located at about 3 miles North of the place where George was arrested on Memorial Day.

Those in attendance were Governor Tim Walz, the Minneapolis Mayor, Jacob Frey, Civil rights leader, Martin Luther King III, Reverend Jesse Jackson, US Rep. Ilhan Omar of Minneapolis and so many others.

Tyrese Gibson, Kelvin Hart, T.I and his wife Tiny alongside Ludacris, Tiffany Haddish, Master P, Will Packer and Marsai Martin were among the top stars that attended the memorial service of George Floyd. 

Another memorial service has been scheduled for Saturday in Raeford, North Central where Floyd was born while on Tuesday a funeral will be held in Houston where George Floyd lived most of his life till he moved to Minneapolis.

The Four Minneapolis Officers who were involved with the death of Gorge Floyd have all been charged and in jail awaiting their first trial. 

See more pictures from memorial service below:

















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