The Prosecutor of Minnesota’s Keith Ellison, on 3 June brought charges against three police officers of Minneapolis in the matter of the death of resident George Floyd. This was reported by the TV channel CNN.
According to the Prosecutor, the decision is made in the interests of the victim’s family and society.
Thomas lane and Alexander Kuang, which helped to keep Floyd and Tou Tao, who was standing nearby, are accused of aiding and abetting second-degree murder. This term in Minnesota means manslaughter or deliberate homicide committed without a plan.
For information of the Senator from Minnesota Amy Klobuchar, officer Derek Savino that strangled Floyd the prosecution tightened. Previously he was charged with the murder of the third degree (manslaughter). Now he is accused of second-degree murder.
Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison is increasing charges against Derek Chauvin to 2nd degree in George Floyd’s murder and also charging other 3 officers. This is another important step for justice.
— Amy Klobuchar (@amyklobuchar) June 3, 2020