James Reyerson, senior special agent with the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension, testified today that he could hear George Floyd saying he “ate too many drugs” in a video of the May 25, 2020 incident, but later acknowledged in redirect that Floyd could have said something different.
Reyerson was shown video of the incident and asked by defense attorney Eric Nelson, “Did it appear that Mr. Floyd said, ‘I ate too many drugs?'”
“Yes, it did,” Reyerson said during the trial of former police officer Derek Chauvin.
During redirect questioning, prosecuting attorney Matthew Frank…