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Protests for George Floyd continue on day three in Bakersfield

Posted at 7:52 PM, May 31, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-01 01:19:52-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — Protests in the wake of the death of George Floyd have entered into day three in Bakersfield Sunday.

Around 100 people gathered at Martin Luther King Park in East Bakersfield demonstrating for George Floyd, who died while in police custody last Monday.

Sunday's protest began in front of Mechanic's Bank Arena and marched towards Martin Luther King Jr. Park.