Verdict Reached in Derek Chauvin Trial
MINNEAPOLIS (FOX 9) – The jury has reached a verdict in the trial of Derek Chauvin. The verdict will be read in court between 3:30-4:00 p.m.
The trial began on March 8 with jury selection. The state and the defense delivered opening arguments on March 29, followed by three weeks of testimony. The jury began deliberations at 4 p.m. on Monday, following closing arguments.
Chauvin is charged with second-degree murder, third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter for the May 25, 2020 death of George Floyd outside Cup Food at 38th Street and Chicago Avenue.
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