Rayshard Brooks, an African-American man died after being shot twice by Atlanta’s police officer. His death was declared to be homicide by a forensic doctor. This incident further fueled the on-going protests in America. 

The protesters even set Wendy’s drive-through restaurant on fire. Consequently, Atlanta’s police chief resigned and the police officer responsible for the encounter was dismissed. First US president, George Washington’s statue in Chicago was spray-painted with the words “slave owner”.

Source- BBC

(By- M. Soujanya)