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All four police officers involved in the ‘George Floyd’ killing will be charged

Former Minneapolis police officer ‘Derek Chauvin’ has been charged with 2nd degree murder after kneeling on the neck of 46-year-old ‘George Floyd’ for nine minutes.

This fatal restraint lead to the death of George Floyd.

The three other officers who stood by while this happened also face charges.

The three officers have been charged with aiding and abetting the murder.

All four officers have been dismissed from the force.

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