Ex-Texas Officer Indicted on Murder Charge in Teen’s Death

A white former Texas police officer has been indicted on a murder charge in the April 2017 shooting death of a black teen.

  • Published 17 July 2017
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DALLAS (AP) — A white former Texas police officer has been indicted on a murder charge in the April shooting death of a black teenager who was leaving a party, prosecutors said Monday. Dallas County District Attorney Faith Johnson announced that a grand jury indicted former Balch Springs police officer Roy Oliver in the death of 15-year-old Jordan Edwards. Oliver was fired in May for violating department policies after police department officials reviewed body camera… Read at AP News