Fresno leaders ask for peace in wake of Chauvin trial verdict

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FRESNO, California (KSEE/KGPE) — As the jury in the trial of Derek Chauvin, a former Minneapolis police officer charged in George Floyd’s death, deliberates, local leaders Tuesday are calling for “justice and peace” upon announcement of the verdict.

Local pastors alongside Mayor Jerry Dyer, District Attorney Lisa Smittcamp, Police Chief Paco Balderrama and Sheriff Margaret Mims gathered in front of the Fresno courthouse to speak on the matter Tuesday.

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July 23 2021 05:30 pm

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