Tag: Mohamed Noor

Former officer Noor’s partner takes the stand at trial

Former officer Noor’s partner takes the stand at trial

The partner of the police officer who shot and killed an unarmed woman in July 2017 took the stand on Thursday. Officer Matthew Harrity said in his testimony that he caught saw something to the left of the police SUV he was driving. After immediately drawing his gun, Harrity heard Noor fire his weapon, which would be the fateful shots […]

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Mohamed Noor

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (UTVS)- Former Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor is going to trial for the fatal shooting of an unarmed Australian woman in 2017. Noor had nothing to say as he entered the courthouse. He is faced with murder and manslaughter charges in the death of Justine Ruszczyk Damond. She called 911 to report a sexual assault and when the […]

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Officer Charged Update

Former Minneapolis Police Officer, Mohamed Noor has been released from Hennepin County Jail after posting bail Wednesday. Noor has been charged with third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter after shooting Justine Damond, last July. Last year, Damond called 911 to report a possible assault in the alley on her block. Noor shot Damond while investigating the 911 call. As part of […]

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Minneapolis Police Officer Charged in July 2017 Shooting

Minneapolis Police Officer Charged in July 2017 Shooting

Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor has been charged with third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter in the shooting of Australian Justine Damond from July 2017. A warrant for Noor was put out Tuesday for his arrest and he turned himself in shortly after noon. Noor’s charges are “for perpetrating and eminently dangerous act” (third-degree murder) and for “culpable negligence creating unreasonable […]

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Minneapolis Police Officers Subpoenaed

Minneapolis Police Officers Subpoenaed

Over 30 Minneapolis police officers have been subpoenaed as part of a grand jury investigation into the police shooting of an Australian woman. 40-year-old Justine Ruszczyk Damond was fatally shot by Minneapolis officer Mohamed Noor in July. Officer Noor and his partner responded to a call placed by Damond regarding a possible sexual assault behind her home. After hearing a […]

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