Lawyer and family of Atatiana Jefferson, 28, demand answers
Police called after report front door standing openAfter a white police officer responding to a report of a house door standing open killed a black woman inside her own home on Saturday, an attorney for the woman’s family said the officer did not have time to perceive a threat before shooting.“You didn’t hear the officer shout, ‘Gun, gun, gun,’” attorney Lee Merritt said after viewing video taken from a Fort Worth officer’s bodycam during the shooting death of Atatiana Jefferson, 28. Continue reading…
Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2019/oct/13/fort-worth-police-officer-shoots-woman-atatiana-jefferson
Author : Associated Press in Fort Worth, Texas
Publish date : 2019-10-13 18:31:45
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