Main Officer Accused In George Floyd Killing Released On Bail: Court

The 44-year-old white officer is to face trial in March along with three former colleagues over Floyd's death in Minneapolis, which triggered the largest US anti-racism movement since the 1960s.

Main Officer Accused In George Floyd Killing Released On Bail: Court

Chauvin was filmed on May 25 pressing his knee on handcuffed Floyd's neck.

Washington, United States:

The main officer charged in the killing of George Floyd, the African American man whose death sparked a mass protest movement, was released Wednesday on a million-dollar bail, court records showed.

The 44-year-old white officer is to face trial in March along with three former colleagues over Floyd's death in Minneapolis, which triggered the largest US anti-racism movement since the 1960s.

Chauvin was filmed on May 25 pressing his knee on handcuffed Floyd's neck until he passed out on the street.

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