Fort Worth Chief: ‘Absolutely No Excuse’ for Woman’s Killing

Interim Chief Ed Kraus said 28-year-old Atatiana Jefferson behaved as any Texas homeowner would have if he or she had heard a prowler.

  • Published 15 October 2019

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Fort Worth’s police chief reiterated that a white officer’s killing of a black woman in her home was inexcusable, as an arrest warrant was released quoting the victim’s 8-year-old nephew as saying she pointed a gun at a bedroom window after hearing suspicious noises outside. Interim Chief Ed Kraus said 28-year-old Atatiana Jefferson behaved as any Texas homeowner would have if he or she had heard a prowler. Also, the… Read at AP News