Kellie Chauvin is the wife of the former Minneapolis police officer who has been charged with the death of George Floyd.
Kellie announced that she is divorcing her husband and hence has filed for the dissolution of her marriage to the former police officer. She also seeks “privacy during this difficult time.” for herself, and family members.
She wrote a statement stating her utmost sympathy to the family and loved ones of George Floyd. On the grounds of the murder case, she stated that she is “devastated” over the situation. This is according to CBS Minnesota.
In examination of the turnout of event, and the immediate action of wife of the former Minneapolis police officer to file for a divorce, there is a lot to be said about the character of the former Minneapolis police officer. His wife should know him the most, and once she is not able to stand by him at this difficult time and confirm his innocence, and is now even requesting a divorce, then he most likely is what his track record and restony of some close people paints him as.
Maya Santamaria, the former owner of El Nuevo Rodeo club in Minneapolis where Officer Derek Chauvin had worked for 17 years had this to say: