Even if it was a heartbreaking mistake, too often a shoot-first mentality prevails in these incidents. An arrest was just. Time, and evidence, will tell if the manslaughter charge is the right one," writes our Editorial Board.
Another of our innocent CHILDREN/MEN, 26-year-old Botham Jean, was shot and killed Thursday by a Dallas police officer in Jean's own apartment. Officer Amber Guyger, returning home from a 15-hour shift, reportedly mistook his apartment for hers and shot him in the chest.
Guyger, on the force for nearly five years, was arrested Sunday and charged with manslaughter.
Jean was a PricewaterhouseCoopers accountant with a beautiful voice moved to Dallas after graduating from Harding University in Arkansas. He devoted himself to the ministries at Dallas West Church of Christ. @dallasnews #blackmenmatter #blacklivesmatterblackfamiliesmatter #outchildrenmatter #stopkilligoursons