Officer Who Kneeled on George Floyd's Neck Arrested in Connection with Death


David Chauvin, the Minneapolis police officer who kneeled on George Floyd's neck, has been arrested and taken into custody on unknown charges related to the case. Minnesota Department of Public Safety Commissioner John Harrington confirmed Chauvin's arrest, adding that state investigators arrested him.

A press conference has been scheduled for 1 p.m. local time concerning a "major development" in the case, reports CBS affilate WCCO, and will be led by Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman, who is the charging authority in the case.

Source: CBS News