Listen: Minneapolis, George H W Bush, Second Degree Murder discussed on 24 Hour News
"Degrees at one zero three. I'm Sloan Mark WC. Theo news is our top story. The death of former president George H W Bush is bringing back memories of his time in Minnesota preparing to fight in World War Two George H W Bush enlisted in the navy in nineteen forty two and his ABA shin. Cadet training took him to the naval air station at wold Chamberlain field. Minneapolis, the biplane. He flew is on display at the wings of the north museum at flying cloud airport in Eden. Prairie museum director. Bob jespersen. I eighty fluid January twenty eighth of eighteen forty three. The temperature was sixteen degrees for of course, this is open cockpit airplane with no heater it. So. Be fairly hardy to fly. These Minnesota Jespersen says training in those conditions was difficult. But like others of the time Bush was up to the task people who fought for us in World War Two were putting hardy group. Of course, Mr Bush's was one of the better ones. Al shock WCC. Oh, also on display and wings of the north is a model of the plane. Bush was flying when he was shot down during the war. Activists are demanding action. After what they call racist decorations found on a Christmas tree at Minneapolis fourth precinct headquarters. Images of the tree circulating on social media show. A Popeye chicken glass, a back of a pack of newports cigarettes and cans of malt liquor group gathered for a news conference outside the fourth precinct Friday evening activists Mel Reeves. This has to stop an demands that I hope that the city hall, the mayor here's demands a rice away raise because it's real we keep coming back here time and time again people keep giving us lip service. I'm glad they fired him. We're talking about fired him. And I hope they fired a next the puts his hands on somebody fourth precinct headquarters was the site of the seventeen day encampment and reaction to the two thousand fifteen officer involved shooting death. Jomar clark. She officers are on leave in connection with the inappropriate decorations. In a statement Minneapolis police chief Madera Redondo says the culture of the police department has undergone positive change. But the incident shows they have much work ahead. He said he was ashamed in appalled by the behavior. The case against former Minneapolis police officer Mohammad nor is ramping up again, nor is facing third degree murder and second degree manslaughter charges in the killing of Justin Damon outsider, southwest Minneapolis, home in July of two thousand seventeen. Now. Prosecutors are asking the court to add an intentional second degree murder charge in a new court filing. The argue that in finding there was probable cause for third degree murder. The court has already found probable cause for the first three elements of second degree murder. The more serious charge with stiffer penalties, nor is it Terni say he acted reasonably and they've been trying to get the case dismissed he scheduled to go on trial, April first, Adam Carter, WC CEO a ceremonial groundbreaking on the long awaited southwest light rail line with a shovel moving dirt the south west light rail line project officially is underway. US Senator Amy klobuchar said soon people will be able to ride light rail from Eden prairie to Minneapolis in all the way to Saint Paul another benefit of this. Project is it soon residents all along south west L RT will be able to take the train to US Bank stadium and watch the Vikings beat the Packers again, and again, and again, the two billion dollar project is expected to be complete sometime in two thousand twenty three. If all goes, according to plan, it will be the largest infrastructure project in the state's history. According to the council in Hopkins. Edgar Allan Harris WCC.."