Mariposa County deputies to assist bay area law enforcement during George Floyd demonstrations

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MARIPOSA, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) — Mariposa County Sheriff’s special response team will be assisting bay area law enforcement on Sunday during the George Floyd demonstrations.

In a Facebook post on Sunday, the sheriff’s office special response team said they were requested by bay area law enforcement to assist in the San Francisco area.

In a statement from Sheriff Douglas Binnewies he says, “What happened to George Floyd was tragic and wrong, period.”

He says the incident was inexcusable and has angered policing profession everywhere.

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