MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Members of the Floyd family in Houston say they have been overwhelmed and surprised by the number of people who are protesting.
They say it gives George Floyd a voice and brings awareness to what happened to him.READ MORE: 1 Dead After Rolling Car In Benton County
Speaking to CBS News Wednesday morning, the family still can’t understand what led to police pinning their brother down.READ MORE: Juneteenth Celebrations Stretch From City To Suburbs For First Year As A Federal Holiday
“He never did anything to nobody. Everybody loved my brother, you know. I just don’t understand why people want to hurt people, kill people. They didn’t have to do that to my brother,” the victim’s brother George Floyd said.MORE NEWS: Minnesota Runner Qualifies To Race In 2021 Tokyo Olympics
The family has set up a GoFundMe to accept financial support or messages of encouragement. Click here for more information.