Theodore Wafer http://michiganradio.org en Was it murder or self-defense? Jurors will decide case of man who shot Renisha McBride http://michiganradio.org/post/was-it-murder-or-self-defense-jurors-will-decide-case-man-who-shot-renisha-mcbride <p>Was it murder or self-defense?</p><p>That’s the question jurors will decide in the case of Theodore Wafer, whose <a href="http://www.freep.com/article/20140723/NEWS02/307230038/Renisha-McBride-porch-shooting-trial">trial on charges including second-degree murder is now underway</a> in Detroit.</p><p></p><p>Wafer is the white, Dearborn Heights homeowner who shot 19-year-old Renisha McBride on his front porch last fall.</p><p>No one disputes that Wafer shot and killed McBride after she knocked on his front door around 4 am on November 2<sup>nd</sup>.</p> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 16:08:05 +0000 Sarah Cwiek 18500 at http://michiganradio.org Was it murder or self-defense? Jurors will decide case of man who shot Renisha McBride Listen to reaction from Renisha McBride's family after murder charges filed http://michiganradio.org/post/listen-reaction-renisha-mcbrides-family-after-murder-charges-filed <div><p>The parents of Renisha McBride spoke to the media today after Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy announced that her office would charge the man responsible for McBride's death with second degree murder.</p><p>Theodore Wafer, a 54-year-old from Deaborn Heights, was arraigned in court today. His attorney said Wafer's gun went off accidentally.</p><p>Walter Simmons and Monica McBride say they are happy that Wafer was charged.</p><p>Listen to their reaction below:&nbsp;</p></div><div>&nbsp;</div><div><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/120325564" width="100%"></iframe></div><div> Fri, 15 Nov 2013 21:44:10 +0000 Mark Brush 15311 at http://michiganradio.org Listen to reaction from Renisha McBride's family after murder charges filed