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Theodore Wafer

Theodore Wafer, center, is seen with his attorneys in court on June 27, 2014. (credit: Stephanie Davis/WWJ)

Defendant In Porch Shooting Trial Told Police He Fired Accidentally

A jury on Thursday heard a recording in which Theodore Wafer told police he shot someone on his porch by accident.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/24/2014

As seen on a monitor in the media room, Theodore Wafer's attorney shows his front door to the jury. (credit: Marie Osborne/WWJ)

Self Defense Or Murder? Trial Begins In Dearborn Heights Porch Shooting Case

Theodore Wafer is on trial in the death of 19-year-old Renisha McBride.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/23/2014

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Defense Denies Dismissing Jurors Based On Race In Porch Shooting Trial

On day two of jury selection in the Theodore Wafer murder trial, there were concerns the defense is trying to stack the jury with white people.

07/22/2014

Defense attorneys sit with Theodore Wafer (R) during a pre-trial hearing on April 4, 2014. (Credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Trial To Start In Death Of Unarmed Woman On Porch

The 19-year-old victim, Renisha McBride, was drunk but unarmed when she climbed the steps of Theodore Wafer’s Dearborn Heights porch.

CBS Detroit–07/21/2014

Renisha McBride (police photo)

Judge Won’t Allow Selfies Of Woman Killed On Porch; Defense Says They’re Critical To Case

Theodore Wafer is charged with second-degree murder in the 19-year-old’s shooting death last November.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/30/2014

Theodore Wafer, center, is seen with his attorneys in court on June 27, 2014. (credit: Stephanie Davis/WWJ)

Judge Rules Victim’s Text Can’t Be Used In Defense At Porch Shooting Trial

“Just because it’s on your phone, doesn’t say anything about who you are as a person…”

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/27/2014

Defense attorneys sit with Theodore Wafer (R) during a pre-trial hearing on April 4, 2014. (Credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Big Jury Pool Sought For Trial In Deaborn Heights Porch Shooting

Both prosecutors and defense attorneys agreed that a larger jury pool of up to 200 people will be needed for Theodore Wafer’s

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/20/2014

Theodore Paul Wafer (Police photo)

Hearing Postponed In Fatal Porch Shooting Case

Theodore Wafer’s lawyers want the judge to allow them to show text messages, photos and school records involving the victim, Renisha McBride.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/13/2014

Defense attorneys sit with Theodore Wafer (R) during a pre-trial hearing on April 4, 2014. (Credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Judge Removed From Dearborn Heights Porch Shooting Case

A judge has removed another judge from a case of a Dearborn Heights man who fatally shot an unarmed young woman last fall on his porch.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/25/2014

Defense attorneys sit with Theodore Wafer (R) during a pre-trial hearing on April 4, 2014. (Credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Judge Won’t Step Down In Dearborn Heights Porch Shooting Case

A judge has denied defense attorneys’ request to remove herself from a case of a Dearborn Heights man who fatally shot a 19-year old woman on his porch last fall.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/04/2014

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