Ex-Cop Says He Thought He Saw a Gun When He Shot Black Teen

A white former police officer said he thought a weapon was pointed at him when he shot and killed an unarmed black teenager outside Pittsburgh last summer.

  • Published 21 March 2019
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PITTSBURGH (AP) — A white former police officer said Thursday he thought a weapon was pointed at him when he shot and killed an unarmed black teenager outside Pittsburgh last summer. Former East Pittsburgh Police Officer Michael Rosfeld took the stand at his homicide trial and insisted he was in fear for his life when he gunned down 17-year-old Antwon Rose II. Rosfeld, 30, got choked up and dabbed away tears as he recounted finding… Read at AP News