Grover Cannon trial jurors reach a verdict

Accused cop killer earlier told them: “I didn’t do anything, so why would I plead self-defense?”

Grover Cannon murder trial jurors soon to begin deliberations

SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) — Jurors have reached a verdict in the capital murder trial of Grover Cannon, the 31-year-old accused of killing Shreveport police Officer Thomas LaValley.

The panelists are about to report their decision to the judge.

Prosecutors and defense attorneys earlier spent more than two hours making their closing arguments.

And before then, Cannon took the stand to testify in his own defense. “I didn’t do anything, so why would I plead self-defense?” he told jurors at one point in his testimony.

KSLA News 12′s Stacey Cameron is keeping track of the proceedings in Caddo District Court:

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