Officer gets nearly 12 years for killing Atatiana Jefferson


              Larry Dean, Aaron Dean's father, listens as his son's sentence is read on Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2022, at Tarrant County's 396th District Court at the Tim Curry Criminal Justice Center in Fort Worth, Texas.  Former Fort Worth police officer Dean was sentenced to nearly 12 years after being convicted of manslaughter in the 2019 killing of Atatiana Jefferson. (Amanda McCoy/Star-Telegram via AP, Pool)
            
              Aaron Dean, center, is escorted out of the courtroom after sentencing on Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2022, at Tarrant County's 396th District Court at the Tim Curry Criminal Justice Center in Fort Worth, Texas. Former Fort Worth police officer Dean was sentenced to nearly 12 years after being convicted of manslaughter in the 2019 killing of Atatiana Jefferson. (Amanda McCoy/Star-Telegram via AP, Pool)
            
              Ashley Carr, Atatiana Jefferson's sister, leaves Tarrant County's 396th District Court after Aaron Dean received his sentence on Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2022, at the Tim Curry Criminal Justice Center in Fort Worth, Texas. Former Fort Worth police officer Dean was sentenced to nearly 12 years after being convicted of manslaughter in the 2019 killing of Atatiana Jefferson. (Amanda McCoy/Star-Telegram via AP, Pool)
            
              Aaron Dean waits for his sentence to be delivered on Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2022, at Tarrant County's 396th District Court at the Tim Curry Criminal Justice Center in Fort Worth, Texas. Former Fort Worth Police Officer Dean was sentenced to nearly 12 years after being convicted of manslaughter in the 2019 killing of Atatiana Jefferson. (Amanda McCoy/Star-Telegram via AP, Pool)
            
              Aaron Dean listens as Ashley Carr, Atatiana Jefferson's sister, gives her victim impact statement on Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2022, at Tarrant County's 396th District Court at the Tim Curry Criminal Justice Center in Fort Worth, Texas.  Former Fort Worth Police Officer Dean was sentenced to nearly 12 years after being convicted of manslaughter in the 2019 killing of Atatiana Jefferson. (Amanda McCoy/Star-Telegram via AP, Pool)
            
              Aaron Dean, center, stands with his defense team as Judge George Gallagher reads his sentence on Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2022, at Tarrant County's 396th District Court at the Tim Curry Criminal Justice Center in Fort Worth, Texas.  Former Fort Worth police officer Dean was sentenced to nearly 12 years after being convicted of manslaughter in the 2019 killing of Atatiana Jefferson. (Amanda McCoy/Star-Telegram via AP, Pool)
Officer gets nearly 12 years for killing Atatiana Jefferson