The Tarrant County jury unanimously decided on Aaron Dean’s prison term. He was sentenced to 11 years for killing Atatiana Jefferson in 2019.
The sentence was announced with the Jefferson family in the courtroom. He was found guilty of manslaughter for what transpired on that night and today was finally sentenced.
The sentencing comes after a long wait of 3 years since the shooting happened. The family did speak after the sentencing and shared that the fight was not over.
Aaron Dean will be eligible for parole in 5 years after serving half his sentence.