Man fatally shot by police officer mourned from Texas to St. Lucia

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WPLG—Brandt Jean answered the phone at home in St. Lucia when his mother called and asked to speak to his father alone. Brandt, 17, gave his father the phone and left the room. He said he waited outside and heard his mother's cries through the closed door. "I never heard my mother cry like that," he said. She called to say her other son, Botham Shem Jean, had been fatally shot in his Dallas apartment by a police officer who mistakenly thought it was her own. "I still don't believe he's gone, but we...

The Dallas police officer who mistakenly entered a man's apartment and fatally shot him also shot someone while on duty last year. Dallas Police Department via Twitter Last week, off-duty Dallas police officer Amber Guyger mistakenly entered a man's apartment, believing it to be her own, and fatally shot the occupant. According to court documents, Guyger also fired her weapon and wounded a suspect while on duty in 2017. DALLAS (AP) — The Dallas police officer who says she mistakenly went to the wrong apartment after work earlier this week and fatally shot a black man also fired her weapon and wounded a man during an...