Kim Potter, the Brooklyn Center police officer who fatally shot black motorist Daunte Wright during a traffic stop was arrested and charged with first-degree and second-degree manslaughter in April. After 26 hours of deliberations, a Minneapolis jury found the former Minnesota police officer guilty on both charges. Potter faces up to 15 years in prison.…
A jury convicted the white former Brooklyn Center police officer after she fatally shot the 20-year-old Black man during a traffic stop.
Former Minnesota police officer Kim Potter has been found guilty of manslaughter in the death of Daunte Wright, a 20-year-old Black man.
Former police officer Kim Potter has be found guilty of manslaughter charges in the fatal April shooting of Daunte Wright in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota. Follow here for the latest.
A jury found Kim Potter, the former Minnesota police officer who said she accidentally shot a young black man when she mistook her gun for her Taser, guilty on two manslaughter charges Thursday.
The prosecution and defense had agreed that the police shooting was a mistake and that Ms. Potter had meant to draw her Taser when she fatally shot Mr. Wright during a traffic stop.
Former Minnesota police officer Kim Potter was found guilty of both first-degree and second-degree manslaughter charges in the fatal April shooting of Daunte Wright.
Kim Potter, a former police officer who yelled "Taser" before fatally shooting Daunte Wright in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota, will be sentenced on Feb. 18, 2022 at 10 a.m. ET (9 a.m. local time), according to Judge Regina Chu.
Kim Potter, the former police officer who testified she mistook her service weapon for a Taser when she fatally shot Daunte Wright, was found guilty of first and second-degree manslaughter.
Former Minnesota police officer Kim Potter was found guilty of first-degree and second-degree manslaughter Thursday for fatally shooting Daunte Wright, a 20-year-old Black man, when she mistook her service weapon for a Taser in April.
The fatal shooting of a 20-year-old Black man named Daunte Wright by a White police officer outside Minneapolis has prompted protests and clashes with law enforcement. This is what we know about the shooter, former Officer Kim Potter.
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