The mother of Atatiana Jefferson, the woman who was shot and killed by a Fort Worth Police Officer in October 2019 has died. Medical personnel were called to Yolanda Carr‘s residence located on the 1200 block of East Allen Avenue in Fort Worth on Thursday. It’s the same residence where Jefferson was shot by a now-fired […]
A former Fort Worth police officer accused of fatally shooting Atatiana Jefferson inside her home last October has been indicted for murder. Aaron Dean was indicted by a Tarrant County grand jury early Friday morning. A trial date has not yet been set. Dean was the officer called to Jefferson’s residence at around 2:30 a.m. on October […]
Another layer of tragedy has been added to the tragic killing of Atatiana Jefferson., Jefferson’s father, Marquis has passed away from what is being reported as a heart attack. A spokesman confirmed the passing to the Dallas Morning News. Marquis Jefferson died Saturday at a Dallas area hospital. “[He] just couldn’t get back from what happened to […]
The family of Atatiana Jefferson have made it clear they will not have the forgiveness of the Botham Jean family.
UPDATE: The officer involved in the shooting of Atatiana Jefferson has resigned. 34-year-old Aaron Dean left the force on Monday. Interim Fort Worth Police Chief Ed Kraus said in a press conference that he had intended to fire Dean who had been on the force for a little more than a year but Dean resigned before […]