Kim Potter found guilty over killing of Daunte Wright – BBC News

Kim Potter, a veteran former Minnesota police officer, has been found guilty of manslaughter for the fatal shooting of a black motorist in April.

The 49-year-old claimed she had mistakenly drawn her gun instead of a Taser and killed Daunte Wright, 20, during a traffic stop.

His death occurred at a time of high tensions, with the trial over George Floyd’s murder taking place nearby.

Potter’s sentencing has been scheduled for 18 February.Please subscribe HERE