Philando Castile's girlfriend, who filmed aftermath of fatal police shooting, receives $800G settlement

Philando Castile’s girlfriend, who famously filmed the cafeteria worker moments after he was fatally shot by a police officer, will receive $800,000 in settlements.

Reynolds, who was in the car with Castile and her four-year-old daughter at the time of the shooting, will receive $675,000 from the city of St. Anthony, Minn., with an additional $125,000 from the city of Roseville and the League of Minnesota Cities Insurance Trust.

Reynolds and her daughter, who were not physically injured, claimed emotional distress and false arrest in connection the shooting.

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A portion of the funds will be placed into a trust for her daughter’s education, according to a press release issued by St. Anthony.

St. Anthony Mayor Jerry Faust said, “This settlement resolves all civil litigation stemming from the incidents on July 6, 2016, and opens the door to continued healing within our community.”

Reynolds issued a statement saying, “While no amount of money can change what happened, bring Philando back, or erase the pain that my daughter and I continue to suffer, I do hope that closing this chapter will allow us to get our lives back and move forward.”

News of the settlement agreement comes five months after St. Anthony agreed to pay $2.995 million to Castile’s mother.

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The gun belonging to Philando Castile lies on the ground outside his car, in an evidence photo taken after he was fatally shot by St. Anthony Police Department officer Jeronimo Yanez during a traffic stop in July 2016. Picture released June 20, 2017.

(Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension/Handout via REUTERS)

Bloodstains and bullet holes are seen in the front seat and seatbelt in the car of Philando Castile, in an evidence photo taken after he was fatally shot by St. Anthony Police Department officer Jeronimo Yanez during a traffic stop in July 2016. Picture released June 20, 2017. 

(Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension/Handout via REUTERS)

The bloodied car insurance papers of Philando Castile are seen in the pocket of St. Anthony Police Department officer Jeronimo Yanez in an investigation photograph after Yanez fatally shot Castile during a traffic stop in July 2016. Picture released June 20, 2017. 

(Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension/Handout via REUTERS)

A still image from police video shows Diamond Reynolds crying next to her daughter while handcuffed in the back seat of a police patrol vehicle, after her boyfriend Philando Castile was fatally shot by St. Anthony Police Department officer Jeronimo Yanez during a traffic stop in the Falcon Heights suburb of St Paul, Minnesota, U.S. July 6, 2016. 

(Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension/Handout via REUTERS)

St. Anthony Police Department officer Jeronimo Yanez poses for investigation photographs after he fatally shot Philando Castile during a traffic stop in July 2016, in a combination of photos released on June 20, 2017 after a jury declared Yanez not guilty of second-degree manslaughter. 

(Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension/Handout via REUTERS)

The car of Philando Castile is seen surrounded by police vehicles in an evidence photo taken after he was fatally shot by St. Anthony Police Department officer Jeronimo Yanez during a traffic stop in July 2016. Picture released June 20, 2017. 

(Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension/Handout via REUTERS)

A child's car seat is seen at the rear of Philando Castile's car, in an evidence photo taken after he was fatally shot by St. Anthony Police Department officer Jeronimo Yanez during a traffic stop in July 2016. Picture released June 20, 2017. 

(Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension/Handout via REUTERS)

The gun belonging to Philando Castile lies on the ground outside his car next to bloodstains and a shoe, in an evidence photo taken after he was fatally shot by St. Anthony Police Department officer Jeronimo Yanez during a traffic stop in July 2016. Picture released June 20, 2017. 

(Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension/Handout via REUTERS)

An investigator holds the wallet of Philando Castile in an evidence photo taken after he was fatally shot by St. Anthony Police Department officer Jeronimo Yanez during a traffic stop in July 2016. Picture released June 20, 2017. 

(Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension/Handout via REUTERS)

A shell casing from a bullet fired at Philando Castile lies outside his car, in an evidence photo taken after he was fatally shot by St. Anthony Police Department officer Jeronimo Yanez during a traffic stop in July 2016. Picture released June 20, 2017. 


(Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension/Handout via REUTERS)

Bloodstains and a marker are seen on the car of Philando Castile, in an evidence photo taken after he was fatally shot by St. Anthony Police Department officer Jeronimo Yanez during a traffic stop in July 2016. Picture released June 20, 2017. 

(Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension/Handout via REUTERS)

A bullet hole is seen in a bloodied seat belt in the car of Philando Castile, in an evidence photo taken after he was fatally shot by St. Anthony Police Department officer Jeronimo Yanez during a traffic stop in July 2016. Picture released June 20, 2017. 

(Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension/Handout via REUTERS)

Bloodstains and bullet holes are seen in the front seat and seatbelt in the car of Philando Castile, in an evidence photo taken after he was fatally shot by St. Anthony Police Department officer Jeronimo Yanez during a traffic stop in July 2016. Picture released June 20, 2017. 

(Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension/Handout via REUTERS)

A still image from police video shows Diamond Reynolds being comforted by her daughter while handcuffed in the back seat of a police patrol vehicle, after her boyfriend Philando Castile was fatally shot by St. Anthony Police Department officer Jeronimo Yanez during a traffic stop in the Falcon Heights suburb of St Paul, Minnesota, U.S. July 6, 2016. 

(Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension/Handout via REUTERS)

A bullet extracted from the car of Philando Castile is seen in an evidence photo taken after Castile was fatally shot by St. Anthony Police Department officer Jeronimo Yanez during a traffic stop in July 2016. Picture released June 20, 2017. 

(Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension/Handout via REUTERS)

Bloodstains are seen next to markers outside the car of Philando Castile, in an evidence photo taken after he was fatally shot by St. Anthony Police Department officer Jeronimo Yanez during a traffic stop in July 2016. Picture released June 20, 2017. 

(Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension/Handout via REUTERS)

Bloodstains surround a bullet hole in the car of Philando Castile, in an evidence photo taken after he was fatally shot by St. Anthony Police Department officer Jeronimo Yanez during a traffic stop in July 2016. Picture released June 20, 2017. 

(Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension/Handout via REUTERS)

An investigator lifts fabric to show a bullet lodged in the car of Philando Castile, in an evidence photo taken after he was fatally shot by St. Anthony Police Department officer Jeronimo Yanez during a traffic stop in July 2016. Picture released June 20, 2017. 

(Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension/Handout via REUTERS)

Bloodstains are seen next to a marker in the car of Philando Castile in an evidence photo taken after he was fatally shot by St. Anthony Police Department officer Jeronimo Yanez during a traffic stop in July 2016. Picture released June 20, 2017. 

(Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension/Handout via REUTERS)

The trajectory of where a bullet became lodged next to a child's chair in the rear seat of the car of Philando Castile is seen in an evidence photo taken after he was fatally shot by St. Anthony Police Department officer Jeronimo Yanez during a traffic stop in July 2016. Picture released June 20, 2017. 

(Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension/Handout via REUTERS)

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The 32-year-old school cafeteria supervisor was pulled over in the suburb of Falcon Heights on July 6, 2016 by Officer Jeronimo Yanez, who asked to see his license and registration.

Castile, who told the officer that he was carrying a licensed gun, reached towards his waistband before he was shot four times.

Reynolds then livestreamed the scene on Facebook showing Castile as blood soaked his white t-shirt.

The shooting sparked protests across the country. Nearly a year after Castile’s death, Yanez was acquitted on all counts.

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