Police officer who shot man after mistaking his home for her own faces manslaughter charge

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www.independent.co.uk—Botham Jean 'was exactly the sort of citizen we want to have in the city of Dallas' said Dallas mayor

White Philadelphia police officer who fatally shot a black man during a traffic stop is now facing homicide charges. Ex-Philadelphia police officer Ryan Pownall, who is white, was charged with homicide Tuesday in the shooting death of a 30-year-old black man, David Jones. The encounter between the two men began during a traffic stop in June 2017.  Though video surveillance shows an altercation happening between the two men, Jones' gun was said to have never been used and was found far from the fight. A Philadelphia police officer fired after fatally shooting a man in June 2017, is now facing homicide charges...