The American news headlines are busy with two things right now, one is the rising numbers of COVID-19 patients, and the other one is the murder of George Floyd. So far the reports are coming that the police officer Derek Chauvin who was arrested for the murder of George is behind the war. Also, the reports are coming that after his first court appearance the court set a $1.25 million bail fee for the accused police officer.
In brief, you must know that the accused police officer Derek Chauvin on Monday made his first court appearance as he charged with the murder of George Floyd. The person who is died is the 46-year-old African-American man whose death sparked nationwide protests. The whole thing started the fire of protest in all around the world. The tags like #BlakLivesMatter started getting viral online.
The accused Derek Chauvin is filmed on May 25 pressing his knee on handcuffed Floyd’s neck and the pressure of that was so high that the Floyd died at the moment. In the video, we can clearly see that he was clearly pressing his neck and also we have seen that Minnesota state prison to face charges of one count of second-degree murder as well as one count of third-degree murder, and one count of manslaughter.
Now, we are waiting for the confirmation of the furtherer updated. In recent days we have seen a lot of protestss against this from America to Australia. The reports are coming that Hennepin County District Court Jeannice Reding set his bail at $1 million with conditions and $1.25 million without conditions. We are waiting for the confirmation of the updates on his bails.
You all should know that the three other officers who were with Chauvin when Floyd was arrested have been charged too. They are charged for the aiding and abetting the murder and are still being held in a local jail to further updates.