Female Cop Indicted For Murder Of Botham Jean, DA Cites "Intentional Event"

Amber Guyger turned herself in and posted bond after capturing and killing Botham Jean in his own residence. Dallas County DA Faith Johnson commented on the change the unique manslaughter fees. Guyger might now face jail time for homicide as a substitute.

“We offered the proof and we defined the regulation.” Johnson additionally mentioned her fice interviewed 300 witnesses. “At the second the capturing, it was an intentional occasion,” she continued.

Female Cop Indicted For Murder Of Botham Jean, DA Cites "Intentional Event"

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Botham Jean’s household was current when the brand new legal cost was introduced and spoke to reporters.

“I stay up for the subsequent step, which is a conviction homicide for Amber Guyger. And extra so, the right penalty to mirror on the ache she has triggered,” mentioned Jean’s mom. The sufferer’s father described him as a “candy boy” who “ didn’t deserve that.”

Guyger’s authorized workforce nonetheless affirm their consumer’s innocence: “What does she take into consideration the indictment? Amber devoted her grownup life to defending and defending folks so this complete occasion has taken a toll emotionally and bodily on her. She is aware of that she’s harmless. She is aware of that this was a tragic mistake so she’s holding up.”

The protection will begin submitting motions this coming Monday and should take as much as a 12 months to organize their case.

Fox News Slammed For Smear Campaign Against Black Man Murdered In His Own Home

Last week, Dallas Police Officer Amber Guyger was arrested for fatally shooting Botham Shem Jean, a 26-year old black man, in his own home. Jean was Guyger’s neighbor, and she accidentally entered his apartment instead her own. Jean was unarmed, but Guyger shot and killed him none the less, mistaking him for an intruder. How a trained ficer didn’t realize she had forced her way into another man’s apartment, didn’t recognize her surroundings, and proceeded to kill a man in his own home, is insane enough. Now, Fox News is running a smear campaign against Jean. 

Fox television in Dallas released a story about how police discovered a small amount marijuana in Jean’s apartment after he was murdered.  “Search warrant: Marijuana found in Botham Jean’s apartment after deadly shooting,” tweeted Fox 4. This would not be the first time Fox has attempted to smear a victim police brutality. The internet immediately reacted to the distasteful campaign. “This smear is despicable,” stated the former director the Office Government Ethics. “The man was minding his own business in his home when an intruder tried to break in and then killed him.”

Guyger was charged with manslaughter on Sunday before being released on a $300,000 bond.