Chicago Police Officer Dante Servin Charged In 2012 Shooting Death Of Unarmed Rekia Boyd (VIDEO)


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Chicago police detective Dante Servin has been indicted in the shooting death of 22-year-old Rekia Boyd who was killed in March 2012.

For only the second time since 1997, a Chicago police officer has been indicted in a police-involved shooting, this time for the death of the unarmed 22-year-old woman, Rekia Boyd.

CPD Officer Dante Servin, 45, is charged with involuntary manslaughter, reckless discharge of a firearm and reckless conduct in connection to Boyd’s March 2012 death near Douglas Park. Monday, Servin was ordered held on $75,000 bond, according to DNAinfo Chicago.

Servin will be stripped of his police powers until the trial concludes, the Sun-Times reports.

Go to The Huffington Post to read more and see a video.


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