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Amber Guyger, Dallas police officer who killed man in his own apartment, fired by police chief

September 24, 2018

The Dallas police officer who shot a man in his own apartment was fired from her position Monday.

“An Internal Affairs investigation concluded that on September 9, 2018, Officer Guyger #10702, engaged in adverse conduct when she was arrest for Manslaughter. Officer Guyger was terminated for her actions,” Chief U. Rene Hall said in a statement.

pic.twitter.com/Bvt4ixHGsl Dallas Police Dept (@DallasPD) September 24, 2018

On Sept. 6, Amber Guyger shot and killed Botham Jean in his own apartment, after mistaking it for her own.

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