He pleaded guilty to assassination of George Floyd in May 2020 former police officer Thomas Lane, who by putting his knee on the neck of the unfortunate man caused his violent death.
“I am pleased that Thomas Lane has taken responsibility for his role in his death George Floyd“His admission that he did something wrong is an important step towards healing the wounds of the Floyd family, our community and the nation,” said the attorney general.
“This is an important moment in this case and a necessary solution on our path to justice.”
The death of George Floyd, who was recorded on the cell phones of passers-by, had been the cause of huge demonstrations against racism and police violence, both in the US and on the rest of the planet in the summer of 2020.
Source: News Beast