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“If he gets sentenced under the murder guidelines, it’s a death sentence,” Theodore Wafer’s attorney told WWJ, saying she will “definitely” appeal his second-degree murder conviction.
Theodore Wafer never denied shooting McBride when she showed up drunk on his porch before dawn.
A suburban Detroit homeowner who opened his front door and blasted an unarmed woman on his porch has been found guilty of second-degree murder.
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It appears Renisha McBride was knocking so hard she hurt her hand just before she was fatally shot on the defendant’s front porch.
Several phone calls and texts were made by Renisha McBride’s father during the evening when she was fatally shot on Wafer’s porch, according to ATF cell phone analyst Stan Brue.
A jury on Thursday heard a recording in which Theodore Wafer told police he shot someone on his porch by accident.
Theodore Wafer is on trial in the death of 19-year-old Renisha McBride.