Aiyana Jones Death – Obituary : 7-year-old Aiyana Jones was shot and killed while sleeping on a couch in their Detroit home, reports say.
“Confused after throwing a deafening and blinding “flashbang” into a home, police mistakenly shot and killed a sleeping seven-year-old girl,” a sources states.
Jones was sleeping on the couch right next to her grandmother in their Detroit, Michigan home, when a SWAT team suddenly threw a flashbang through the window, which then landed on her blanket.
Seconds after Aiyana’s blanket caught fire, the SWAT team stormed through the door, and mistakenly shot Aiyana in the neck, killing her.
Investigation is currently ongoing.
Further details are yet to be made available by the authorities.