"Botham died in a way that he himself calculated he could never die in," Botham Jean's mother tells CBS News, acknowledging that the St. Lucia native was fully aware of the strained relationship between the black community in U.S. and police https://t.co/SnaUCzBler pic.twitter.com/pyb6G7ZfCB
— CBS Evening News (@CBSEveningNews) September 13, 2018
"I am still in denial…he was so affable — so sweet. Botham, my Botham."
In a CBS News exclusive, Botham Jean's parents address their son's shooting death at the hands of a Dallas police officer last week; the cop told officers she believed the victim's apartment was her own. pic.twitter.com/E1J3r0QrBU
— CBS Evening News (@CBSEveningNews) September 12, 2018