Joseph Weekley

Detroit Police Officer Joseph Weekley is seen seated with his attorney, Steve Fishman. (credit: WWJ/Pat Sweeting, File)

Retrial Decision Delayed Until February For Detroit Police Officer Who Killed Girl During 2010 Raid

A Detroit police officer will have to wait until next year before he learns if he’ll be tried a third time in the shooting death of a 7-year-old girl.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/12/2014

Detroit Police Officer Joseph Weekley is seen seated with his attorney, Steve Fishman. (credit: WWJ/Pat Sweeting, File)

Second Mistrial For Detroit Cop Who Fatally Shot 7-Year-Old Girl During Raid

A decision about a third trial will be disclosed in court on Nov. 21.

10/10/2014

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Closing Arguments Heard In Trial For Detroit Cop In Child’s Fatal Shooting

Prosecutors pressed the jury for a misdemeanor conviction Tuesday after a judge dismissed a more serious charge against a Detroit police officer who is accused of recklessly handling his gun in the fatal shooting of a 7-year-old girl.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/07/2014

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Prosecutors Lose Appeal In Case Of Detroit Cop Who Shot Girl During Raid

Prosecutors have lost an appeal of a decision that throws out the most serious charge in the fatal police shooting of a Detroit girl.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/06/2014

Detroit Police Officer Joseph Weekley is seen seated with his attorney, Steve Fishman. (credit: WWJ/Pat Sweeting, File)

Prosecutors Appeal Judge’s Decision To Dismiss Charge Against Detroit Cop In Girl’s Death

A judge on Friday dismissed the most serious charge against a Detroit police officer who fatally shot a 7-year-old girl during a raid, but the trial also was halted to allow an appeal.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/03/2014

Mertilla Jones testifies in the trial of Detroit police officer Joseph Weekley. (credit: Marie Osborne/WWJ)

Key Witness Is Calm The 2nd Time Testifying In Cop’s Trial For Girl’s Fatal Shooting

“Your demeanor’s a lot different today than it was Wednesday, don’t you agree?”

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/30/2014

Detroit Police Officer Joseph Weekley is seen seated with his attorney, Steve Fishman. (credit: WWJ/Pat Sweeting, File)

Emotional Outburst Won’t Mean Mistrial In Case Of Detroit Cop Charged In 7-Year-Old Girl’s Fatal Shooting

There will be no mistrial this time in the case of a Detroit police officer who accidentally killed a 7-year-old girl during a raid four years ago.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/29/2014

Detroit Police Officer Joseph Weekley is seen seated with his attorney, Steve Fishman. (credit: WWJ/Pat Sweeting, File)

Grandmother Sobs, Denies Interfering With Detroit Cop Who Shot 7-Year-Old

“You killed my grandbaby. You killed her and you tried to blame me,” the sobbing woman told the officer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/25/2014

Detroit Police Officer Joseph Weekley is seen seated with his attorney, Steve Fishman. (credit: WWJ/Pat Sweeting, File)

Trial Opens For Detroit Officer Who Killed Girl During Police Raid Filmed For TV

Prosecutors say Officer Joseph Weekley’s actions in 2010 were a crime because he handled his submachine gun in a reckless manner.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/19/2014

Detroit Police Officer Joseph Weekley is seen seated with his attorney, Steve Fishman. (credit: WWJ/Pat Sweeting, File)

Jury Seated In Case Of Detroit Cop Who Killed 7-Year-Old Girl During Raid

Opening statements are set for Thursday in Wayne County court after three days of jury selection.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/17/2014

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