Friday, March 24, 2023
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    Ex-Minneapolis cop pleads guilty to ‘aiding and abetting’ second-degree manslaughter charge in George Floyd’s death in last minute about-face moments before trial starts

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    One of the former Minneapolis cops charged in connection with George Floyd’s 2020 death has now pleaded guilty to ‘aiding and abetting’ in his death, Your Content has learned.

    J Alexander Kueng pleaded guilty on Monday to aiding and abetting second-degree manslaughter in connection with George Floyd’s death.

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    He specifically said he was ‘culpably negligent’ and ‘created an unreasonable risk’ when Floyd died on May 25, 2020.

    Attorney Thomas Plunkett said they had reached a negotiated settlement to dismiss a count of second-degree unintentional murder.

    The guilty plea comes just moments before he was set to stand a state trial,‘according to ABC News.

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