Former Minneapolis officers charged in George Floyd death have court date changed again

(Minneapolis, MN) -- Two former Minneapolis police officers connected to the murder of George Floyd will have their state trial moved to October 24th.

The original court case was scheduled for January 5th of next year. A Hennepin County judge changed the date during a remote hearing held Tuesday with lawyers for J. Alexander Kueng and Tou Thao.

The defendants are accused of aiding and abetting the murder of Floyd.