Crowd-funding sites have raised more than $750,000 for numerous prosecution witnesses who testified in the trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin.
A GoFundMe account for 18-year-old Darnella Frazier has amassed more than $695,000, seeking to bring “peace and healing” to the witness. Frazier was 17 years old when she witnessed the arrest, detainment, and death of George Floyd.
The massive account was verified by Frazier’s mother LaTangie Gillespie to The Daily Mail.
“Darnella Frazier, the brave young woman who filmed the murder of George Floyd, deserves peace and healing,” the GoFundMe account for Frazier reads. “In addition to the trauma of watching a black man be murdered by police, she has had to deal with trolls, bullies and ignorant people harassing her online. It took unbelievable courage for her to stand there and bear witness to such an awful tragedy. We all have our roles to play in the revolution against white supremacy. Darnella played an important one and should be