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The officer has since returned to duty full time, MPD says.
It is the city's 62nd homicide of the year, according to a Star Tribune database.
Innocence Project argues that Haynes, now 35, was wrongfully convicted based on faulty eyewitness identification.
The former Minneapolis police officer has been serving time in a medium-security prison in Arizona, where he was stabbed and wounded by another prisoner.
Nine people in Minneapolis have died from gun violence in the past three weeks.
In its first six months, the Community Commission on Police Oversight has handled only two cases out of the hundreds of complaints filed.
Lawsuit: Minneapolis' violence prevention office used illegal process to award millions in grant money
The civil suit asks a judge to suspend programs funded by the Neighborhood Safety Office "before more public funds are improperly spent."
Lt. Aimee Linson returned to work in April after more than a year on paid leave.
A Minneapolis man shot and killed a resident of a tent encampment in the Phillips neighborhood last month following a dispute over a $20 debt,…
Justin Stetson, the former SWAT leader who attacked Jaleel Stallings amid the height of civil unrest in 2020, received a sentence of 15 days in the county workhouse and two years' probation after pleading guilty to felony third-degree assault.