Chauvin trial brings back painful memories for Jonathan Ferrell’s family

CHARLOTTE — Jury deliberations started on Monday in the murder trial of former police officer Derek Chauvin, who is charged with killing George Floyd in May.

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The trial is resonating with many people, especially with the family of Jonathan Ferrell, who was shot and killed by a Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officer in 2013.

>> In the video at the top of this page, crime reporter Glenn Counts speaks with Ferrell’s family members about the Chauvin case.