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Police officer Thomas Lane who was released from prison on serious charges for the death of George Floyd managed to raise his title by $ 750,000 through donations to a crowdfunding site.
BREAKING: Thomas Lane, Ex-Officer Charged In George Floyd’s Death, Leaves Jail After Posting $1M Bond – WCCO pic.twitter.com/rorXUaozpZ
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Thomas Lane Age
He is 37 years old.
Thomas Lane paid a cash bail on Wednesday
Thomas Lane, 37, paid a cash bail on Wednesday, in part thanks to those who answered a call that had decreed the amount of the bond, the Star Tribune said.
“Lane and his family thank you for your support and prayers during this time,” said the website, which was pulled as soon as he was rescued, the newspaper noted.
Lane’s lawyer Earl Gray confirmed to the newspaper
Lane’s lawyer Earl Gray confirmed to the newspaper that he had been a legitimate fundraiser. However, he did not reveal exactly how much money was coming from the collections or who was behind it.
Lane is with his wife in an undisclosed location for security reasons, said Gray.
“Now we can see what happens next,” he told the Star Tribune.
“We are going to file a motion to dismiss and we hope it will be granted,” he said of the dismissed official’s next hearing on June 29.
Fatal arrest of 46-year-old Floyd
Lane was in his fourth quarter with the Minneapolis police when he assisted in the fatal arrest of 46-year-old Floyd by holding his legs while supervisor Derek Chauvin kept one knee by his neck for almost nine minutes.
Gray previously insisted that the ex-cop “was doing what he thought was right” and tried to convince Chauvin to remove his knee.
Chauvin is charged with second degree murder
Chauvin is charged with second degree murder and second degree manslaughter. Lane and two others – Tou Thao and J. Alexander Kueng – are accused of aiding and abetting the alleged murder.