DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Jury selection begins Friday in the murder trial against former Dallas Police officer Amber Guyger.
Guyger is charged in the shooting death of Botham Jean in September 2018.READ MORE: After Rise In Auto Thefts, Tarrant County Cracking Down On Car Thieves
Guyger said she walked into what she thought was her apartment, saw the man thinking he was a burglar, and shot and killed him.
On the 911 call, Guyger could be heard repeating “I thought it was my apartment” and also worrying about losing her job.READ MORE: Derick Tobar-Gonzalez Sentenced For Stalking, Kidnapping, Raping Ex-Girlfriend
Guyger’s attorneys have argued for a change of venue, saying she can’t get a fair trial in Dallas County.
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