The Dallas police department is seeking to obtain a warrant to charge an unnamed police officer with shooting and killing Botham Shem Jean, age 26, in his apartment on Thursday, September 6th.
CNN reported that the officer thought she was entering her own apartment and believed Jean was an intruder. Jean was a native of St. Lucia.
Dallas police chief Renee Hall said the officer has been tested for drugs and alcohol.
UPDATE: The New York Times has reported that the accused officer is Amber Guyger, age 30. She is being charged with manslaughter.