Ex-Minneapolis police officer found guilty of George Floyd’s murder

Ex-Minneapolis police officer found guilty of George Floyd’s murder

Ex-Minneapolis police officer, Derek Chauvin (45) has been convicted for the murder of George Floyd.

Chauvin was convicted of all the charges he face – second and third – degree murder and manslaughter after the jury concluded that he killed the African – American man through criminal assault.

He will face up to 40 years in prison but is likely to receive a shorter sentence, according to legal guidelines.

American President Joen Biden, praised the verdict as he addressed the nation, he noted how difficult it is to ensure justice is served.