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Cop Who Killed 7-Year-Old Girl While Filming Reality Show Is Back...

AFRICANGLOBE - Killer cop Joseph Weekley had not been on the force since 2010 when he shot a sleeping child in the head during a botched raid executed on the wrong home. The raid was being filmed for an episode of The First 48, and many believe the excessive tactics used were employed simply to create drama and excitement for the camera.

Police Covered Up Their Murder Of 7-Year-Old Aiyana Stanley-Jones

AFRICANGLOBE - The family of 7-year-old Aiyana Stanley-Jones filed a civil rights lawsuit in federal court Wednesday, alleging police conspired with city officials to cover up the details surrounding the tragic event. As we previously covered, the young girl was asleep on a couch in her home when police mistakenly raided the wrong home, launching a flash-bang grenade into the residence and fatally shooting the sleeping child.

Another Killer Cop Goes Free: Charges Dismissed Against Aiyana Stanley-Jones’ Killer

AFRICANGLOBE - Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy said in a statement that her office was moving to dismiss the case against Officer Joseph Weekley. He was originally charged with involuntary manslaughter and careless discharge of a firearm causing death, a misdemeanor, after Aiyana Stanley-Jones was killed in 2010 during a botched police raid at her home.

Judge Dismiss Charge Against Thug Cop Who Killed Aiyana Jones

AFRICANGLOBE - A judge on Friday dismissed the most serious charge against a Detroit police officer who fatally shot a seven-year-old girl during a raid, but the trial also was halted to give prosecutors an opportunity to immediately appeal.

No Delay In Trial For Cop Who Killed Aiyana Jones

AFRICANGLOBE - A judge won’t delay the trial of a Detroit police officer who killed a 7-year-old girl during a raid, despite claims by his attorney that a “media frenzy” following a police shooting in Missouri could harm his right to an impartial jury.