In photos: Connecticut joins nation in Floyd protests

"Justice 4 George Floyd." "I can't breathe." "Black Lives Matter."

Marchers across Connecticut marched have been holding signs with phrases like these in protest of the death of George Floyd, the black man who died on Memorial Day after a Minneapolis police officer pressed his knee onto Floyd's neck for more than 8 minutes

While there have been outbreaks of violence across the country, Connecticut is seeing largely peaceful protests. Scroll to see scenes from the state's marches.