Former Minneapolis police officer, Derek Chauvin charged for the murder of George Floyd.


April 21–Jury found Former Minneapolis police officer, Derek Chauvin, Guilty on all three charges against him in connection with the murder of George Floyd on May 25 2020. Floyd died when Chauvin pressed his knee on the victim’s neck for more than nine minutes.

Chauvin’s charges include second degree unintentional murder, third degree murder and second degree manslaughter. Chauvin was remanded in custody with no bail.

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