Former Minneapolis Police officer, Derek Chauvin who is faces a 3rd-degree murder and 2nd-degree manslaughter charges has been put on suicide watch.
Chauvin has been accused of killing George Floyd during an arrest for kneeling on Floyd’s neck for 8 minutes and 46 seconds has a camera focused on him round-the-clock and cops check on him in his cell regularly as he has been placed on a suicide watch.
According to TMZ report,There’s a camera in his cell watching him 24/7, as well as guards monitoring the feed 24/7. On top of that, he’s getting checked on in-person every 15 minutes,”.
The former cop Chauvin is detained at Ramsey County Jail in St. Paul, MN. He was reportedly kept in a single cell in a special wing of the facility for high-profile cases, in isolation and being watched constantly.