Man Charged In Detroit-Area Woman’s Shooting Death

Posted at 11:38 AM, Nov 15, 2013
and last updated 2013-11-15 11:38:30-05

court(CNN) — A Michigan man who claimed he accidentally shot and killed a 19-year-old woman he thought was trying to break into his Dearborn Heights home this month will be charged with second-degree murder, manslaughter and possession of a firearm in the commission of a felony, Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy said Friday.

Lawyers for the woman’s family claim the 19-year-old, Renisha McBride, was looking for help after she was in a car crash on November 2. Dearborn Heights is a suburb of Detroit.

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