Man who shot at black teenager asking for directions to school convicted for assault

October 13, 2018 10:57 AM

A Michigan man has been found guilty of assault after firing his gun at a black teenager who stopped by his home to ask for directions to school. The man, Jeffrey Ziegler, was convicted of assault with attempt to murder and possession of a firearm the commission of a felony on Friday. In his arraignment, Ziegler said that there was “a lot more to this story than what is being told”. Continue Reading


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