Texas Police Change Their Story After A Cop Shot And Killed A Teen Outside A Party

On Saturday night, an officer with the Balch Springs Police Department shot and killed a 15-year-old party-goer in the Dallas suburb. In an initial statement to the press based on the officer’s testimony, Chief Jonathan Haber claimed the vehicle Jordan Edwards was in had driven “aggressively” toward the shooter and another officer. However, Haber amended his statement during a press conference on Monday, saying a review of his personnel’s body camera footage revealed the vehicle was actually driving away from the scene, and that no threatening actions had apparently been taken by Edwards and his associates.

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