Tag Archive: Detroit

Jan 31 2015

No Charges For Cop Who Fatally Shot Sleeping 7-Year-Old

Aiyana Stanley-Jones no-knock raid

A Detroit police officer who fatally shot a sleeping 7-year-old girl in 2010 is being cleared of all charges. The officer has already faced two trials, and officials announced Wednesday that the case will be dismissed. Officer Joseph Weekley was originally charged with involuntary manslaughter and careless discharge of a firearm causing death – a …

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