FORT WORTH, Texas – Prosecutors are asking for a new trial for a former Fort Worth police officer convicted of involuntary manslaughter.
Aaron Dean was found guilty last month and sentenced to almost 12 years in prison for murder Attiana Jefferson in 2019.
Fort Worth has renamed the center after Attiana Jefferson
This week his legal team filed a motion saying that the decision was “unlawful with the law and the evidence”.
A review of the request has not been scheduled.
Another file earlier this month required an investigation potential jury misconduct in Dean’s trial.
His attorneys believe the judge may use the media to ask for recommendations for Dean’s sentence.