Kansas City Police Officer Found Guilty In 2019 Fatal Shooting Of Black Man – Kansas City Star

Nov 19, 2021

A Kansas City police detective was found guilty of manslaughter in the 2019 killing of a Black man who was fatally shot in his own backyard. Jackson County Circuit Court Judge J. Dale Youngs announced his decision Friday afternoon.

Eric DeValkenaere, 43, was charged with first-degree involuntary manslaughter and armed criminal action in the Dec. 3, 2019, shooting of Cameron Lamb.

He was convicted of second-degree involuntary manslaughter and armed criminal action.

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