UPDATED 4:21 PM PT – Tuesday, April 20, 2021
Former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin was found guilty on all charges in connection with the death of George Floyd.
A jury in Hennepin County convicted Chauvin on Tuesday of second-degree murder, third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter.
Jury finds former Minneapolis officer Derek Chauvin guilty of second degree murder, third degree murder, and second degree manslaughter.
Chauvin denied bond, ordered to remain in custody ahead of sentencing 8 weeks from now.
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It took the jury a little over 10 hours of deliberation to reach the verdict after hearing two weeks of testimony from witnesses called by the prosecution and several days of defense witnesses.
Chauvin’s bail has been revoked and sentencing will begin in eight weeks.