Noor found guilty of murder, manslaughter in fatal shooting of Justine Damond

Hennepin County Jail/MGN Online Former Minneapolis Police Officer Mohamed Noor’s mugshot

Former Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor has been found guilty of third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter in the July 15, 2017 shooting death of Justine Damond. He was acquitted of second-degree murder.

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Noor is reportedly the first police officer in recent Minnesota history to be convicted of murder and manslaughter in connection to an on-duty shooting. His sentencing is on June 7.

Check back for more information and community perspectives on the Noor conviction on in the coming days.

A rally to honor victims of police violence is planned for tomorrow at 5 pm at the Hennepin County Government Center.

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