Kellie Chauvin Wiki – Kellie Chauvin Biography
Kellie Chauvin is known as the wife of fired police officer Derek Chauvin, stated through an attorney Friday that she filed for divorce because of the events that transpired Monday in the death of George Floyd.
“This evening, I spoke with Kellie Chauvin and her family. She is devastated by Mr. Floyd’s death and her utmost sympathy lies with his family, with his loved ones and with everyone who is grieving this tragedy. She has filed for dissolution of her marriage to Derek Chauvin,” the Sekula Law Offices said in a released statement.
Through her attorney wife of former Officer Derek Chauvin the former Minneapolis Police Officer charged with murdering #GeorgeFloyd released a statement saying she is devastated by Floyd’s death, sends condolences to his family and is divorcing her husband @wcco pic.twitter.com/A5n7bYgdbK
— esme murphy (@esmemurphy) May 30, 2020
Kellie Chauvin Age
She is 46 years old
Kellie Chauvin Family Background
Kellie belongs to the Hmong group, but her parent’s names are not known. Her brother Tou Thao was also involved in the incident where his fellow officer and brother-in-law pinned George Floyd to death. At the age of 3 she and her family moved to Thailand for safety, she stayed in a refugee camp from 1977-1980. In October 1980 She and her family moved to Wisconsin USA
Kellie Chauvin Education, Career
She has an associates degree in radiology & then worked at Hennepin County Medical Centre in Minneapolis, where she got an internship in the emergency room. She secured a full-time position there and continued working there for 13 years.
Mrs Minnesota Winner
She is also a Laotian Pageant, Mrs Minnesota Winner.
The Couple were Licensed Real Estate Agent
Derek Chauvin and his wife are licenced, real estate agents. Tax records show he and his wife own homes in Oakdale, Minnesota and Windermere, Florida.
Derek Chauvin‘s real estate agent profiles were scrubbed from the internet, and a local real estate broker’s Facebook post welcoming him to the agency has been deleted. His wife is also a real estate agent, and her profiles have also been scrubbed.
Kellie Chauvin Divorces her Husband Derek Chauvin, Lawyer
Kellie Chauvin’s first marriage began when she was 17 years old, a marriage she described as an “abusive relationship.” She had two children with her first husband, and after 10 years she filed for divorce and moved to Minnesota. Kellie Chauvin met her current husband, Derek Chauvin while working at the Hennepin County Medical Center.
On Friday, May 29th A lawyer has issued a statement from the wife of the now-arrested and charged former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin, and she said she has filed for divorce.
“This evening, I spoke with Kellie Chauvin and her family. She is devastated by Floyd’s death and her utmost sympathy lies with his family, with his loved ones and with everyone who is grieving this tragedy. She has filed for dissolution of her marriage to Derek Chauvin,” reads the statement released by Sekula Law Offices.
The Couple do not have children from their Marriage but have children from their previous marriages
Derek Chauvin Charges
Derek Chauvin was charged with third-degree murder and manslaughter Friday following the death of Floyd. The Minneapolis man was handcuffed and lying on the ground face down when Chauvin knelt on his neck for nearly nine minutes, according to court documents.
Video of the incident shows Floyd saying he could not breathe before becoming unresponsive. A fire department report later stated that they did not sense a pulse on Floyd before he was loaded into an ambulance that took him to the Hennepin County Medical Center, where he was pronounce dead.