Ex-Minneapolis officer faces 12-plus years on murder count


The Minneapolis police officer who was seen on video kneeling on the neck of George Floyd has been arrested the officer was on Floyd's neck for eight minutes as the man was pleading he could not breathe former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chapman has been charged by the head of the county attorney's office with murder and with manslaughter Hennepin county attorney Mike Freeman says more charges are possible job in and three other officers were fired in Minnesota after Floyd died this is governor Kim walls it is my expectation the justice for the officers involved in this will be swept that it will come in a timely manner that it will be fair Minnesota sentencing guidelines recommend twelve and a half years for a conviction on the murder count four years for manslaughter I'm a Donahue

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