Breaking News: 3 other former Minneapolis officers involved in death of George Floyd have been charged with aiding and abetting murder, according to criminal complaints; charge against Derek Chauvin elevated to 2nd-degree murder
All four now-fired Minneapolis police officers involved in the death of George Floyd are now charged.
The charges against former officer Derek Chauvin have been upgraded to second-degree murder. Court records now show Chauvin is charged with second-degree murder without intent, third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter. With the upgraded murder charge, his bail has been upped from $500,000 to $1 million
Three US police officers seen watching as another knelt on George Floyd's neck also face charges, documents show https://t.co/5puCTCeE5h
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NEW: Derek Chauvin is now facing a charge of second-degree murder, and 3 other former Minneapolis police officers who were involved in George Floyd's death are facing charges of aiding and abetting. https://t.co/6oRhqX9Olg
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