Woman guilty of shooting Dallas SWAT officer

Woman who shot, paralyzed officer testifies she didn't see or hear police


By Jennifer Emily
Dallas Morning News

DALLAS — A Dallas County jury did not buy the claims of a woman who said she thought she was shooting at robbers when she shot a Dallas SWAT team lieutenant.

The jury on Tuesday found Marisela Villa guilty of aggravated assault of a peace officer and two counts of drug possession with the intent to deliver. Jurors deliberated for a little over two hours.

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