What Michigan Prosecutor Christopher Becker Considered In Arriving At Charging Decision In The Patrick Lyoya Case"The elements of second-degree murder are relatively simple," Becker said during a news conference Thursday. "First, there was a death, a death done by the defendant. Then when the killing occurred, the defendant had one of these three states of mind: an intent to kill, an intent to do great bodily harm, or an intent to do an act that the natural tendency of that would be to cause death or great bodily harm."
Grand Rapids Police Officer Christopher Schurr Fired After Patrick Lyoya ShootingChristopher Schurr, the police officer charged with murder in the death of Patrick Lyoya, has been fired from the Grand Rapids Police Department.
Bond Set At $100K For Cop Who Killed Patrick LyoyaA judge set bond at $100,000 for a Michigan police officer charged with second-degree murder in the shooting of Patrick Lyoya.
Michigan Officer Charged In Patrick Lyoya Shooting Set For HearingA Michigan police officer who killed Patrick Lyoya, a Black man who was on the ground when he was shot in the back of the head following a traffic stop captured on a bystander's phone, was expected to have an initial court hearing Friday on a charge of second-degree murder.
Praise, Few Blemishes In File Of Grand Rapids Cop Who Shot Patrick LyoyaA Michigan police officer who fatally shot Patrick Lyoya in the back of the head had no complaints of excessive force against him but much praise for traffic stops that turned up drugs, guns and people wanted for crimes, according to his personnel file.
MSP Sends Findings In Patrick Lyoya Shooting Investigation To Kent County ProsecutorDetectives with the Michigan State Police submitted their findings in the fatal shooting of Patrick Lyoya by Grand Rapids Police.
Grand Rapids Police Chief Eric Winstrom Releases Name Of Officer Who Shot Patrick LyoyaThe Michigan police officer who killed Patrick Lyoya with a shot to the head has been with the Grand Rapids department for seven years, after starring as a pole vaulter at a small college and marrying his longtime girlfriend during a church mission trip to Africa.