Botham Jean

Vigil for Atatiana Jefferson
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AP News
October 14, 2019 - 10:18 am
A white police officer who fatally shot a 28-year-old black woman inside her Texas home was set to be interviewed Monday by investigators as questions and outrage grow over the shooting. Read more here.
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Victim Botham Jean's neighbor Joshua Brown, left, answers questions from Assistant District Attorney LaQuita Long, right
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AP News
October 06, 2019 - 8:41 am
A witness in the murder trial of a white Dallas police officer who fatally shot her black neighbor has been killed in a shooting, the Dallas Morning News reported, citing authorities.
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Fired Dallas police officer Amber Guyger listens as friends, family and coworkers speak in her defense during the sentencing phase of her murder trial/
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AP News
October 02, 2019 - 6:07 pm
A white Dallas police officer was sentenced Wednesday to 10 years in prison for killing her black neighbor in his apartment, which she said she mistook for her own unit one floor below.
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Jurors will continue deliberations Tuesday morning to decide if ex-Dallas police officer Amber Guyger is guilty in the killing of a 26-year-old man in his own apartment.
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CNN
October 01, 2019 - 11:57 am
A jury has found former Dallas police officer Amber Guyger guilty of murder, the judge announced Tuesday. Guyger was indicted last year after fatally shooting her unarmed neighbor, Botham Jean, in his own apartment, which she said she mistook as hers. There was applause and cheers after the jury...
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Amber Guyger
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AP News
September 28, 2019 - 4:33 pm
The jury deciding the fate of a former Dallas police officer who shot and killed her unarmed black neighbor heard around five minutes of testimony on day six of the trial before being sent home.
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Amber Guyger
Kaufman County (Texas) Sheriff's Office via AP, File
November 30, 2018 - 4:40 pm
DALLAS (AP) — A grand jury on Friday indicted a white former Dallas police officer for murder in the killing of her unarmed black neighbor after she says she mistakenly went to his apartment rather than her own and shot him. Dallas County District Attorney Faith Johnson announced the indictment,...
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Texas Rangers arrest DPD officer Amber Guyger
Kaufman County Jail
September 24, 2018 - 12:45 pm
By Ryan Tarinelli, The Associated Press DALLAS (AP) — A white police officer accused of fatally shooting her black neighbor inside his own apartment has been dismissed, the police department announced Monday. The Dallas Police Department fired Officer Amber Guyger on Monday, weeks after she fatally...
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This March 24, 2014, file photo provided by Harding University in Searcy, Ark., shows Botham Jean, speaking at the university.
Jeff Montgomery/Harding University via AP, File
September 13, 2018 - 9:56 am
By Ryan Tarinelli, Associated Press DALLAS (AP) — As his mother describes it, Botham Jean was only a teenager when he presented a plan to evangelize his home country of St. Lucia. He came forward with a map of the small island nation, which he had sectioned off into pieces, and pointed to the...
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Dallas Apartment Shooting
(Vernon Bryant/The Dallas Morning News via AP)
September 07, 2018 - 3:41 pm
DALLAS (AP) — A white Dallas police officer who shot and killed her black neighbor and later explained that she had mistaken his apartment for her own will be charged with manslaughter, the police chief said Friday. It's not clear what the officer may have said to 26-year-old Botham Jean between...
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