WATCH LIVE: Minnesota authorities provide details on new arrests, charges in George Floyd death

Posted at 4:02 PM, Jun 03, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-03 16:26:19-04

Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison is expected to provide an update on new arrests and charges against officers involved in the death of George Floyd, which sparked protests across the country.

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Sen. Amy Klobuchar said earlier today that Ellison is levying more charges against police officers in the Floyd case.

"Ellison is increasing charges against Derek Chauvin to 2nd degree in George Floyd’s murder and also charging other 3 officers. This is another important step for justice," Klobuchar said.

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