3 June, 2020 17:01
The wife of Derek Chauvin, the police officer accused of killing George Floyd on the 25th of may, he filed for divorce and announced it through his lawyers.
The wife of Derek Chauvin, the police officer accused of killing George Floydasked the divorce. The lawyers of Kellie Chauvin shared a press release that announced the decision of the woman.
Before he died, George Floyd asked in a video that the young people put an end to the violence
“This afternoon, I spoke with Kellie Chauvin and his family. She is devastated by the death of Mr. Floyd, and gives its greatest condolences to his family, his loved ones and all who are mourning this tragedy. She had asked to dissolve the marriage that has with Derek Chauvin”, said the text that spread.
They then added that “while the Miss Chauvin does not have any children that are born of your current marriage, she asked respectfully that you please respect the privacy and safety of your children, your parents and your family during these difficult times.”
George Floyd, an african american man 46 years old, was killed on Monday, may 25 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The police officer Derek Chauvin was killed after suffocating for nine minutes with his knee to the neck of Floyd, while the detainee was handcuffed and lying face down on the asphalt. Floyd had been arrested for allegedly using a $ 20 bill that was false. When arrested, did not resist, nor resorted to violence, but before his death he went on to say: “I can Not breathe”.
The crime of Chauvin was filmed and the video will be spread all over the world, sparking a huge movement to that charged to the police and the three officers who had accompanied him and were complicit in the act. There were also huge protests in dozens of cities by the united States against racism and defend the motto “Black Lives Matter“. They were numerous celebrities such as Ariana Grande, Ben Affleck, Tinashe, Shawn Mendes, Halsey, Yungblud and the members of the band 5 Seconds Of Summer.
Tuesday, June 2, users in social networks organized a protest call online “Blackout Tuesday” and millions of people posted pictures of color black smooth on their profiles. Users in the united States also posted information useful to attend protests safely. Devin Chauvin is accused of murder of the second degree, but the three police officers remaining still will not face criminal consequences.
Crime of George Floyd | Money order in the cause by the data of the autopsy requested by the family
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