Former Dallas police officer found guilty of murder sentenced to 10 years in prison

Amber Guyger, former police officer who killed man in his own apartment, found guilty of murder
Posted at 4:03 PM, Oct 02, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-03 06:59:56-04

DALLAS, TX — Amber Guyger, the former Dallas police officer who was found guilty of the murder of Botham Jean, has been sentenced to 10 years in prison.

A Dallas jury on Tuesday found Guyger guilty of murder for fatally shooting her unarmed neighbor, Botham Jean, in his own apartment, which she said she mistook as hers.