Former police officer Kim Potter reacts as Hennepin County Judge Regina Chu reads the verdict on Thursday. Photo: Court TV via AP
Former police officer Kim Potter reacts as Hennepin County Judge Regina Chu reads the verdict on Thursday. Photo: Court TV via AP

US policewoman Kim Potter, who ‘mistook gun for taser’, found guilty of manslaughter in death of black driver

  • Motorist Daunte Wright, 20, was fatally shot in the chest in Minneapolis, not far from where the George Floyd murder trial was being held
  • Potter, who broke down last week on the stand as she testified to her remorse for the shooting, showed little emotion as the verdict was read

Topic |   Gun violence in the US
Former police officer Kim Potter reacts as Hennepin County Judge Regina Chu reads the verdict on Thursday. Photo: Court TV via AP
Former police officer Kim Potter reacts as Hennepin County Judge Regina Chu reads the verdict on Thursday. Photo: Court TV via AP
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