A judge on Friday declared a mistrial in the case of Charlotte-Mecklenburg police Officer Randall Kerrick after jurors failed to reach a verdict.

A judge on Friday declared a mistrial in the case of Charlotte-Mecklenburg police Officer Randall Kerrick after jurors failed to reach a verdict.

Jury Decides Not To Indict Randall Kerrick, Officer Who Fatally Shot Jonathan Ferrell

Jury Decides Not To Indict Randall Kerrick, Officer Who Fatally Shot Jonathan Ferrell

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Charlotte, NC — In September of 2013, Jonathan Ferrell was in a state of distress after crashing his car and attempted to get help by knocking on a woman’s door in the middle of the night. The woman became frightened, so she shut her door and called the police.  When officers responded to the scene, they saw the former Florida A&M football player walking down the street, in an alleged “zombie state.”  As Ferrell attempted to run from police, one of the officers, Randall Kerrick opened fire,

Charlotte, NC — In September of 2013, Jonathan Ferrell was in a state of distress after crashing his car and attempted to get help by knocking on a woman’s door in the middle of the night. The woman became frightened, so she shut her door and called the police. When officers responded to the scene, they saw the former Florida A&M football player walking down the street, in an alleged “zombie state.” As Ferrell attempted to run from police, one of the officers, Randall Kerrick opened fire,

Randall "Wes" Kerrick - Davie Hinshaw/The Charlotte Observer via AP, Pool, File

Randall "Wes" Kerrick - Davie Hinshaw/The Charlotte Observer via AP, Pool, File

Officer Randall Kerrick (left) faces a voluntary manslaughter charge after shooting Jonathan Ferrell.

Officer Randall Kerrick (left) faces a voluntary manslaughter charge after shooting Jonathan Ferrell.

Jonathan Ferrell, 24, was shot and killed Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013, by Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officer Randall Kerrick after a car wreck in Charlotte, N.C. Ferrell was unarmed.

Jonathan Ferrell, 24, was shot and killed Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013, by Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officer Randall Kerrick after a car wreck in Charlotte, N.C. Ferrell was unarmed.

Randall Kerrick, the cop who fired 10 shots into car-accident survivor Jonathan Ferrell.

Randall Kerrick, the cop who fired 10 shots into car-accident survivor Jonathan Ferrell.

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Randall Kerrick; Jonathan Ferrell - Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department; Florida A&M Football

Randall Kerrick; Jonathan Ferrell - Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department; Florida A&M Football

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