Amber Guyger is a Dallas police ficer dealing with manslaughter prices for the homicide her unarmed neighbor, Botham Shem Jean. Guyger claimed that she mistakenly entered Jean’s Dallas condominium on the night time September 6, underneath the impression that she had entered her own residence. Gyger believed she was confronted with an intruder and proceeded to shoot Jean. An announcement launched by the Dallas Police Department informs that capturing befell at 10 PM native time. Moments after, Jean was pronounced lifeless.
Chief the Dallas Police Department, U. Reneé Hall lately launched a press release stating her determination to terminate Guyger. The assertion reads “Dallas Police Chief U. Reneé Hall has terminated Police Officer Amber Guyer, #1072, throughout a listening to held September 24, 2018. An Internal Affairs Investigation concluded that on September 9, 2018, Officer Guyger, #10702, engaged in antagonistic conduct when she was arrested for manslaughter.”
Reports reveal the Guyger turned herself into the police three days after the capturing occurred. She was charged for manslaughter -a much less grievous cost than homicide – and subsequently launched. As the latest assertion signifies, Guyger remains to be ready to attraction Hall’s determination and is free search for work at one other police division whereas she is out on bail. Many are conflicted by the information and await the ultimate verdict within the troubling case.
An unbiased investigation is being performed by the Dallas County district legal professional’s fice to current a case to the grand jury that can decide Guyger’s destiny as soon as she is known as to court docket.
A Dallas Police Officer, named Amber Guyger, has been arrested for the fatal shooting Botham Shem Jean, a 26-year old black man, whose home she intruded and then confused it for her own. Botham Shem Jean was unarmed.
Guyger (who is white) was arrested for manslaughter and was being held at Kaufman County Jail before she was released on Sunday night after posting her $300,000 bail. She was f-duty on Sunday night when she mistook her home for her neighbors and shot him dead. She told police she thought he was an intruder. Officials announced that Guyger’s blood is being tested for drugs but the results are yet to be released.
The Dallas Police Department has handed the case over to the Texas Rangers, the state’s top law enforcement agency, in order to “eliminate the appearance any potential bias.”
Jean earned a Bachelor’s Degree from Harding University and worked as a “risk assurance experienced associate” at PricewaterhouseCoopers in Dallas. PwC has released a statement: “This is a terrible tragedy. Botham Jean was a member the PwC family in our Dallas fice and we are simply heartbroken to hear his death.”
CBS11 reported from Jean’s vigil as his mother, Allison Jean, spoke about her son. “Botham loved God. Botham loved you,” she said. “Botham loved mankind. Botham never saw color, race. Botham wanted all us to unite.”
Another unarmed Black man has died at the hands a police ficer. This time, the cop in question was a neighbor.
A Dallas cop walked into his apartment and prompted an altercation resulting in the death Botham Shem Jean, a 26-year-old man. She entered his apartment on Thursday night around 10 pm after her work shift while wearing her full uniform. After she shot Jean, she called dispatch for further assistance.
The victim was brought to a nearby hospital where medical pressionals attempted to revive his body. He was then pronounced dead.
For some reason, the ficer who remains unnamed thought that Jean was in her apartment. She has been placed on administrative leave following the murderous incident.
Details surrounding the event are still unclear. Many are wondering just how close to Jean the ficer’s actual apartment is situated. The similarities between both homes are also being put into question. Did they have the same taste in decor to the justify the ficer’s thinking that she was in fact in the right apartment? The way in which the ficer entered the apartment has yet to be revealed as well.
Whether the cop knew her neighbor hasn’t been confirmed. The moments that led to the shooting are also under wraps at the moment.