Tou Thao, one of the former Minnesota Police Officers involved in the fatal arrest of George Floyd in May, has been released on bail.
The 34-year-old fired officer posted a $750,000 bond on July 4, according to Hennepin County jail records.
Among the dozens of businesses looted and vandalized in downtown Portland during the Friday night rioting is a restaurant owned by an immigrant family.
The peaceful protest condemning George Floyd’s death in the city turned into a violent riot later in the night, KGW reported.
A family that owns a Bangladeshi-Indian restaurant in Minneapolis had their livelihood engulfed by fire on Friday.
An African American man who filmed himself laughing at a looting victim just after the riots in Minneapolis has come under fire on social media.
The man, identified as Keivaris Anthony, showed up in front of Yuan Yuan Restaurant at 1010 W. Broadway St., which has been ravaged following the unrest.
The wife of the former police officer charged for the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis has filed for divorce through the help of a divorce lawyer.
In a statement through her attorney, Kellie Chauvin, who has been married to Derek Chauvin for a decade, said that they have no children and that she is “devastated” over Floyd’s death.