Is A Conviction Possible In The Jordan Edwards Case?

The former Balch Springs police officer who fatally shot an unarmed 15-year-old Black teenager was indicted for murder this week. But is a conviction possible?

ESSENCE.COM Jul, 20, 2017
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[BLANK_AUDIO] Here's some good news, a Texas police officer who was fired for killing teenager Jordan Edward has officially been indicted for murder. Back in April officer Roy Oliver shot into a car that Jordan and his brothers were riding in as they were attempting to leave a party that had gotten out of hand. Now you have remember that the police originally said that the car was driving towards the officer. The body camera footage quickly proved otherwise. The district attorney on the case said that inditing Oliver was not quote a political statement but just the right thing to do. Now let us see if we can get a conviction.

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