A reality show videographer has been sentenced on charges connected to a fatal police raid.
A reality show crew member has accepted a plea deal in connection with the police raid shooting death of a 7-year-old girl.
“It really hurt bad … We waited for three years for this trial only to be, you know, deadlocked…” said Mertilla Jones.
A jury has failed to reach a verdict after two days of deliberations in the trial of a Detroit police officer charged in the fatal shooting of a 7-year-old girl.
Jurors deliberating the fate of a Detroit police officer charged in the fatal shooting of a 7-year-old girl have ended the day without reaching a verdict.
A Detroit police officer charged in the fatal shooting of a young girl has told jurors that he didn’t intentionally kill Aiyana Stanley-Jones.
A police officer who was second through the door in a Detroit raid testified that he didn’t see anyone struggle with another officer before Aiyana Stanley-Jones was killed.
“The gun went off and shot her in the head. I started screaming and hollering. … ‘Y’all done killed my grandbaby,’” Jones told the courtroom.
Jurors in the trial of a Detroit police officer charged with involuntary manslaughter in the death of a 7-year-old girl watched a video Tuesday of the police raid that led to the fatal shooting.
Jurors have been barred from taking notes, although the judge did not explain why.