There is no dispute Officer Joseph Weekley’s gun went off, killing Aiyana Stanley-Jones while she slept on a couch in 2010 — but he says it was an accident.
A hearing for a Detroit police officer blamed for the death of a 7-year-old girl during a raid has been postponed.
Charles Jones was accused of providing the gun that was used in the death of 17-year-old Je’Rean Blake.
Charles Jones whose 7-year-old daughter Aiyana was killed by Detroit police is on trial for a homicide that preceded the fatal raid four years ago.
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.