Crowds Celebrate Outside Courthouse After Kim Potter Found Guilty of Manslaughter

Kim Potter, the former Minnesota police officer who fatally shot 20-year-old Daunte Wright during a traffic stop in April 2021, was found guilty of first- and second-degree manslaughter on Thursday, December 23.

Potter said she mistakenly drew her gun instead of a Taser and fatally shot Wright.

This footage shows crowds dancing and celebrating outside Hennepin County Courthouse on Thursday. Credit: Andrew Mercado via Storyful

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