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Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police officer accused of murdering African-American man George Floyd has been charged with multiple felony counts of tax evasion.

Mr Chauvin and his wife, Kellie Chauvin are accused of failing to report income from various jobs, and allegedly owe nearly $38,000 (£30,000) to the state of Minnesota.

The couple  were each charged in Washington County on Wednesday with six counts of aiding and abetting filing false or fraudulent tax returns and three counts of aiding and abetting failing to file state tax returns.