Davon De-Andre Turne Biography, Wiki
Davon De-Andre Turner is a St. Paul man who has pleaded guilty to the arson of the Minneapolis Police Department’s Third Precinct building during the civil unrest following George Floyd’s death. Turner filed a guilty plea related to the incident in U.S. District Court on January 22.
Davon De-Andre Turner Age
Davon De-Andre Turner is 25 years old as of 2021.
Davon De-Andre Turner Arson in March
Minnesota man Davon De-Andre Turner pleaded guilty Friday after authorities accused him of helping set fire to the Third Precinct headquarters of the Minneapolis Police Department last May.
The May 28 fire occurred during a night of rioting 2 days after George Floyd died in police custody in the city. The blaze caused around $12 million in damage and forced police to work out of temporary space, prosecutors have said, according to FOX 9 in Minneapolis.
The fire heavily damaged the Third Precinct, as crowds grew and unrest escalated in Minneapolis in the days following the death of George Floyd. Prosecutors believe the four men breached a fence and entered the Third Precinct building on the night of May 28 as crowds shouted “burn it down” outside.
Turner was indicted by the U.S. Attorney’s Office back in August, along with three other men in their 20s.
Two of them were previously charged in federal court with aiding and abetting arson.
Dylan Shakespeare Robinson, 22; Davon De-Andre Turner, 24; Bryce Michael Williams, 26; and Branden Michael Wolfe, 23 were indicted for setting the Minneapolis police’s Third District police building on fire.https://t.co/BTBa9lHMO4
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Davon De-Andre Turner Convicted
Turner was convicted on one count of conspiracy to commit arson. He admitted to district Judge Patrick J. Schiltz that he and another rioter lit an incendiary device that he took inside the precinct to start the fire, the U.S. Attorney’s Office announced.
The indictment alleged that Turner and another man lit Molotov cocktails and brought them into the building to start a fire.
Davon De-Andre Turner Trial, Sentence
After Turner has entered a guilty plea, his sentencing will take place on May 13, 2021. He is scheduled to be sentenced in May and faces 41 to 51 months in prison, according to FOX 9.