Reuters – Prosecutors charged a white suburban Detroit homeowner with second-degree murder on Friday, after he killed a young black woman with a shotgun blast to the face when she knocked on his door in the middle of the night seeking help after a car crash.
More from The Black Report®
- January 16, 2014 June trial set for Mich. man in Renisha McBride shooting CBS News - A June trial has been scheduled for a Detroit-area man charged with second-degree murder for shooting a young woman on his porch. Theodore Wafer, 54, […]
- November 16, 2013 Why are black murder victims put on trial? CNN - Renisha McBride's toxicology report is out and now we know the 19-year-old had a blood-alcohol level that was more than twice the legal limit for driving. […]
- August 7, 2014 Detroit homeowner found guilty of murder in Renisha McBride case LA Times - A Detroit area homeowner was found guilty Thursday by a jury of second-degree murder for shooting a teenager who had come onto his porch and knocked on […]
- August 20, 2014 Civil lawsuit filed for fatal shooting of Renisha McBride MLive - While 55-year-old Theodore Wafer awaits his sentence, the parents of his victim, Renisha McBride, 19, of Detroit, have filed a civil lawsuit, according to […]