George Floyd: Jury Returns Guilty Verdicts in Derek Chauvin Trial

George Floyd: Jury Returns Guilty Verdicts in Derek Chauvin Trial

Hundreds take streets after the jury finds former police Derek Chauvin guilty on all three counts in the death of George Floyd in New York City, United States on April 20, 2021. (Shutterstock)

By BBC

After less than a day of deliberation, jurors have found Derek Chauvin guilty of all charges over George Floyd’s death.

The jury returned guilty verdicts of second degree murder, third degree murder and manslaughter.

The former police officer was filmed kneeling on Floyd for more than nine minutes during his arrest last May.

Chauvin will remain in jail until he is sentenced.

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