Hundreds attend protest in downtown Charleston over the death of George Floyd

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CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – Hundreds of people are currently attending a Black Lives Matter protest in downtown Charleston.

The rally comes as cities across the United States protest the death of George Floyd, a Minnesota man who died after being restrained by police.

The rally began just after 2:00 p.m. when hundreds of people began marching on King Street as they headed towards Marion Square. The protest has been peaceful.

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