Tulsa Police Officer Charged With Manslaughter


Time: 11:09 p.m. CEST

A police officer Betty Shelby has been charged with felony manslaughter in the first degree, Tulsa County District Attorney Steve Kunzweiler said on September 22, CNN reports. “We reviewed the facts of the allegations, it is our responsibility to determine if the filing of a criminal charge is justified under the law,” Kurnzweiler said, who informed an arrest warrant was issued for Crutcher. Shelby fatally shot Terence Crutcher after his SUV stopped in the middle of a road. Officer Shelby through her attorney said Crutcher “was behaving strangely and ignoring her commands,” CNN reports.

This is a developing story.
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